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My 18th century pinball is completed. The thread detail was inspired by an original in Winterthur's collection. Chatelaine  is by K. Walters of the gray horse.

My 18th century pinball is completed. The thread detail was inspired by an original in Winterthur's collection. Chatelaine is by K. Walters of the gray horse.

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One side is done from an existing pinball at the Chester County Historic Society; the other - with the birds - is from a pinball from 1787 in a New England collection (I think.    The "ring" is a brass bangle, picked up for pennies at a bead show.....I'm nothing if not a creative opportunist. My husband added a hole, and a teeny cotter pin to hang it on.

One side is done from an existing pinball at the Chester County Historic Society; the other - with the birds - is from a pinball from 1787 in a New England collection (I think. The "ring" is a brass bangle, picked up for pennies at a bead show.....I'm nothing if not a creative opportunist. My husband added a hole, and a teeny cotter pin to hang it on.

Garter (18th century).Silk satin with silk embroidery and silk plain-weave ribbon. French

Garter (18th century).Silk satin with silk embroidery and silk plain-weave ribbon. French

Chemise  Date1860–65  Culture: American or European. MMA, C.I.44.48.12a, b. Chemise and drawers set, trimmed with "lace" made from waved braid (rickrack).

Chemise Date1860–65 Culture: American or European. MMA, C.I.44.48.12a, b. Chemise and drawers set, trimmed with "lace" made from waved braid (rickrack).

My 18th century pinball. Real wool stuffing keeps the pins from rusting.

My 18th century pinball. Real wool stuffing keeps the pins from rusting.

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