Intended for private devotion, this homemade pin cushion encloses a devotional manuscript featuring eight French prayers or mottos in praise of Jesus and the Virgin Mary. The object consists of two heart-shaped green velvet covers with gold cloth edges enclosing two semicircular sheets of folded paper with cutouts and decoupage decoration.
BRMS 128. Le Sacré-coeur de Jésus. [France: ca. 1880].
“BRMS 128,” Bridwell Library Special Collections Exhibitions, accessed January 31, 2023, https://bridwell.omeka.net/items/show/1679.