FRIDAY FUN FILE #3: The Tomato Pinchusion Appears in the 15th Century

The first reference to the tomato pin cushion appears in the 15th century. Before this, as metal pins were rare and expensive, they were stored in a variety of protective cases made of bone, ivory or silver.     Read more at:  http://www.ehow.com/facts_6767493_history-tomato-pin-cushions.html#ixzz2rL48uR3X

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