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Medium: Embroidery; cotton on cotton (89)
Medium: Embroidery; cotton on cotton (89)
Gray Morning
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1967.201©
Woman's Dress
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Tilos ?, 18th century
1933.439CCCC0
All Whites
Mariska Karasz (American, 1898-1960)
1954.287©
Cap
Africa, Zanzibar, 20th century
1940.18CCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.481CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.113CCCC0
Chyrpy (cloak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1468CCCC0
Baby's Long Dress
France, 19th century
1943.447CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274CCCC0
Bedspread
India, Goa, 17th-18th century
1969.295CCCC0
Sleeve (?)
Greece, Thrace, Sarakatsani People, 19th century
1937.18CCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208CCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.18CCCC0
#17
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1992.364©
Sampler
Germany, late 19th century
1943.116CCCC0
Sampler
America, Pennsylvania Dutch, 19th century
1943.105CCCC0
Collar
France or Switzerland, 19th century
1944.281CCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, late 19th century
1943.98CCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.162©
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475CCCC0
Table Cloth
Turkey, Late 18th- Early 19th century
1951.184CCCC0
Machine Lace Bed Canopy
France, early 19th century
1941.21.aCCCC0
Machine Lace Pillow Slip
France, early 19th century
1941.21.bCCCC0
Machine Lace Pillow Slip
France, early 19th century
1941.21.cCCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1942.533CCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.163©
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, 18th century
1972.223CCCC0
Part of a Curtain (Two Widths)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.20CCCC0
Strip
Denmark, late 19th century
1928.191CCCC0
Bag
Turkey
1957.7CCCC0
Handkerchief
France, 19th century
1944.322CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1945.79CCCC0
Bag
Turkey, 20th century
1957.6©
Fragment of a Shirt Front
Turkey, 19th century
1977.189CCCC0
Embroidered Collar
Madeira ?, late 19th century
1928.224CCCC0
Untitled
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1996.203©
Cushion or Divan Cover
Azerbaijan, 17th-18th century
1916.1310CCCC0
Cover
Algeria, early 20th century
1916.1314CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1942.503CCCC0
Fragment of "Aleuj" Embroidery
Morocco, Fez, 19th century
1933.422CCCC0
Rumal Decorated with Scenes of Krishna's Life
India, Himachal Pradesh, 18th century
1996.349CCCC0
Skirt Panel (?)
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1925.510CCCC0
Fragment of "Aleuj" Embroidery
Morocco, Fez, early 20th century
1930.139CCCC0
Border Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.478CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594CCCC0
Skirt Border and Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11CCCC0
Skirt Border
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11.1CCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11.2CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, early 20th century
1916.1473CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1262CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496CCCC0
Sampler
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1929.842CCCC0
Embroidered Pillow Case
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1939.452CCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Curtain
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.27CCCC0
Blouse in Four Pieces
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380CCCC0
No image available
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.aCCCC0
No image available
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.bCCCC0
Blouse in Four Pieces (Sleeve)
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.cCCCC0
No image available
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.dCCCC0
Shawl
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1458CCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Curtain
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.19CCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.19CCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz
Iran or Iraq, Eastern Caliphate, Baghdad or Bishapur, Abbasid period during the caliphate of al-Muqtadir, AH 306-311
1932.21CCCC0
Embroidered Pillow Case
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1939.451CCCC0
Band for Edge of Mattress
Morocco, Fez, 18th-19th century
1920.1282CCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.682CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey ?, 19th century
1956.686CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.676CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1239CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, mid 18th century
1956.681CCCC0
Hanging (Phulkari work)
India, Punjab, Late 19th century
1942.367CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1249CCCC0
Embroidered Shawl
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1261CCCC0
Part of a Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1950.144CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Machine Lace (Embroidered Net) Fichu
Ireland, Limerick, 19th century
1943.379CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.685CCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1246CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1290CCCC0
Machine Lace (Embroidered Net) Kerchief
Ireland, Limerick, 19th century
1938.264CCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey ?, 18th century
1916.1306CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
Turkey, 19th century
1940.358CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1265CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Turkey, 19th century
1940.590CCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.675CCCC0
Embroidered Divan Cover (?)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1305CCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1260CCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1293CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.678CCCC0
No image available
Germany, 19th century
1942.525CCCC0
Embroidery and Lace Collar
America, mid 19th century
1926.164CCCC0
No image available
Netherlands, late 18th century
1942.526CCCC0
No image available
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1277CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Gray Morning
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1967.201Embroidery and appliqué: cotton, cotton chenille, synthetic threads, istle and sisal twine, istle netting, onion bag fragments, wool cloth and burlap on wool groundOverall: 81.3 x 94 cm (32 x 37 in.)Wishing Well Fund©
Woman's Dress
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Tilos ?, 18th century
1933.439Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyOverall: 117 x 133 cm (46 1/16 x 52 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
All Whites
Mariska Karasz (American, 1898-1960)
1954.287Embroidery: mohair, horsehair, wool, linen, and cotton on a natural groundAverage: 170.8 x 39.1 cm (67 1/4 x 15 3/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Cap
Africa, Zanzibar, 20th century
1940.18Cotton on cotton; tabby weave machine quilting and eyelet embroideryOverall: 11.4 x 16.5 x 16.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.481Embroidery of polychrome wools on cotton foundationOverall: 5.7 x 8.3 cm (2 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.113Embroidery; cotton on cottonOverall: 30.5 x 26.1 cm (12 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Chyrpy (cloak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1468Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 112.4 x 58.4 cm (44 1/4 x 23 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Baby's Long Dress
France, 19th century
1943.447Embroidery; cotton on cottonOverall: 95.3 x 20.2 cm (37 1/2 x 7 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Sherwin, Jr.CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274Embroidery: cotton thread on cotton tabby groundOverall: 184.8 x 118.7 cm (72 3/4 x 46 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Bedspread
India, Goa, 17th-18th century
1969.295Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 271.7 x 223.5 cm (106 15/16 x 88 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Sleeve (?)
Greece, Thrace, Sarakatsani People, 19th century
1937.18Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 35.3 x 54 cm (13 7/8 x 21 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles William WasonCCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 62.2 x 63.5 cm (24 1/2 x 25 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.18Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 53.4 x 49 cm (21 x 19 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
#17
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1992.364Embroidery: cotton, linen, silk and wool on linenOverall: 33 x 35.6 x 4.5 cm (13 x 14 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Sampler
Germany, late 19th century
1943.116Embroidery; silk and cotton on cottonOverall: 31.5 x 34.6 cm (12 3/8 x 13 5/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
America, Pennsylvania Dutch, 19th century
1943.105Embroidery; cotton on linenAverage: 32.7 x 24.2 cm (12 7/8 x 9 1/2 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Collar
France or Switzerland, 19th century
1944.281Embroidery; cotton on linenOverall: 87.6 x 8.9 cm (34 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Martha H. JenningsCCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, late 19th century
1943.98Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 48.6 x 41.3 cm (19 1/8 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.162Embroidery; wool on cottonOverall: 45.8 x 40.7 cm (18 1/16 x 16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. Harkness©
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 116.8 x 264.2 cm (46 x 104 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Table Cloth
Turkey, Late 18th- Early 19th century
1951.184Metallic embroidery on cottonOverall: 103.5 x 104.8 cm (40 3/4 x 41 1/4 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. MartinCCCC0
Machine Lace Bed Canopy and Pillow Slips
France, early 19th century
1941.21Cotton embroidery on cotton hexagonal meshAverage: 209.6 x 241.3 cm (82 1/2 x 95 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness, Twenty-fifth Anniversary GiftCCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1942.533Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 73.7 x 73.7 cm (29 x 29 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.163Embroidery; wool on cottonOverall: 58.5 x 58.5 cm (23 1/16 x 23 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. Harkness©
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, 18th century
1972.223Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyOverall: 20.5 x 43.8 cm (8 1/16 x 17 1/4 in.)The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
Part of a Curtain (Two Widths)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.20Silk embroidery on cottonAverage: 231.1 x 73.7 cm (91 x 29 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Strip
Denmark, late 19th century
1928.191Embroidery; cotton on linenOverall: 25.4 x 36.2 cm (10 x 14 1/4 in.)Gift of Katherine KingCCCC0
Bag
Turkey
1957.7Silk embroidery on cottonOverall: 19.7 x 32.1 cm (7 3/4 x 12 5/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension FundCCCC0
Handkerchief
France, 19th century
1944.322Embroidery; cotton on linenOverall: 45.7 x 43.2 cm (18 x 17 in.)Gift of Adaline R. BarstowCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1945.79Embroidery; cotton on linenAverage: 41.3 x 41.3 cm (16 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of Mary C. MathewsCCCC0
Bag
Turkey, 20th century
1957.6Silk embroidery on cottonOverall: 28.3 x 18.4 cm (11 1/8 x 7 1/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Shirt Front
Turkey, 19th century
1977.189Metal thread embroidery on cotton(?)Overall: 54 x 38.5 cm (21 1/4 x 15 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry S. RobinsonCCCC0
Embroidered Collar
Madeira ?, late 19th century
1928.224Linen embroidery on cotton groundOverall: 17 x 32 cm (6 11/16 x 12 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charlotte C. ClarkCCCC0
Untitled
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1996.203Needle weaving, couched embroidery, painting, and drawing: cotton thread, india ink, and gesso on linenOverall: 28 x 35.3 x 2.3 cm (11 x 13 7/8 x 7/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Cushion or Divan Cover
Azerbaijan, 17th-18th century
1916.1310Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 113.4 x 63.6 cm (44 5/8 x 25 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Cover
Algeria, early 20th century
1916.1314Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 122.6 x 85.1 cm (48 1/4 x 33 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1942.503Embroidery; cotton and silk on linenOverall: 40 x 38.8 cm (15 3/4 x 15 1/4 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of "Aleuj" Embroidery
Morocco, Fez, 19th century
1933.422Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 45.1 x 22.9 cm (17 3/4 x 9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rumal Decorated with Scenes of Krishna's Life
India, Himachal Pradesh, 18th century
1996.349Embroidery, silk, and silver wire on cottonOverall: 64.5 x 114 cm (25 3/8 x 44 7/8 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Skirt Panel (?)
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1925.510Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 72.4 x 85.1 cm (28 1/2 x 33 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of "Aleuj" Embroidery
Morocco, Fez, early 20th century
1930.139Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 35.6 x 44.5 cm (14 x 17 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. John W. SeaverCCCC0
Border Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.478Embroidery in polychrome wools on cotton foundationAverage: 6.4 x 6.4 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594Embroidery (phulkari); silk on cotton groundOverall: 231 x 118.8 cm (90 15/16 x 46 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter UpsonCCCC0
Skirt Border and Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, early 20th century
1916.1473Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 178.4 x 44.5 cm (70 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1262Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 121 x 63.5 cm (47 5/8 x 25 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 14.6 x 3.8 cm (5 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sampler
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1929.842Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 104.1 x 81.3 cm (41 x 32 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Pillow Case
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1939.452Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 54 x 39.4 cm (21 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Morris A. BlackCCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Curtain
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.27Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 51.1 x 176.5 cm (20 1/8 x 69 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Blouse in Four Pieces
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380Embroidery in white cotton on piña clothOverall: 93 x 52.1 cm (36 5/8 x 20 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. O. E. KelseyCCCC0
Shawl
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1458Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 104.1 x 76.2 cm (41 x 30 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Curtain
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.19Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 181.6 x 50.2 cm (71 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.19Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 51.5 x 27.3 cm (20 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz
Iran or Iraq, Eastern Caliphate, Baghdad or Bishapur, Abbasid period during the caliphate of al-Muqtadir, AH 306-311
1932.21Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 20.8 x 48.2 cm (8 3/16 x 19 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Embroidered Pillow Case
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1939.451Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 86.4 x 45.1 cm (34 x 17 3/4 in.)Gift of Selma V. SullivanCCCC0
Band for Edge of Mattress
Morocco, Fez, 18th-19th century
1920.1282Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 29.2 x 13.7 cm (11 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 273.7 x 136.5 cm (107 3/4 x 53 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.682Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyAverage: 81.2 x 43.5 cm (31 15/16 x 17 1/8 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey ?, 19th century
1956.686Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyAverage: 35.6 x 77.8 cm (14 x 30 5/8 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.676Embroidery: silk and metal strips on cotton tabby groundAverage: 78.8 x 43.5 cm (31 x 17 1/8 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1239Embroidery: silk and metallic threads on cotton tabby groundAverage: 151.1 x 86.4 cm (59 1/2 x 34 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, mid 18th century
1956.681Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyAverage: 104.8 x 54.2 cm (41 1/4 x 21 5/16 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Hanging (Phulkari work)
India, Punjab, Late 19th century
1942.367Embroidered silk on cottonOverall: 254 x 147.3 cm (100 x 58 in.)Gift of Mrs. J. Livingstone TaylorCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1249Embroidery: silk and metal on cotton tabby groundAverage: 116.2 x 68.6 cm (45 3/4 x 27 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Shawl
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1261Embroidery: silk on cotton and silk net groundOverall: 170 x 85 cm (66 15/16 x 33 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Part of a Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1950.144Embroidery; silk and metal on silk ground, cotton backingOverall: 84.5 x 108.5 cm (33 1/4 x 42 11/16 in.)Gift of Elsa Vick ShawCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364Embroidery: silk, metal, and cotton thread on cotton ground; silk edging and velvet appliquéOverall: 125 x 88 cm (49 3/16 x 34 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Machine Lace (Embroidered Net) Fichu
Ireland, Limerick, 19th century
1943.379Cotton embroidery in tambour stitch on white machine-made netOverall: 75 x 127 cm (29 1/2 x 50 in.)Gift of Mrs. Martha H. JenningsCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.685Embroidery; silk and gold filé on cotton tabbyAverage: 102.9 x 54 cm (40 1/2 x 21 1/4 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1246Embroidery: silk and metallic threads on wool ground, cotton backingAverage: 124.5 x 93 cm (49 x 36 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1290Embroidery: gold filé laid over cotton thread, couched at edges by cotton, on silk groundAverage: 94.6 x 98.5 cm (37 1/4 x 38 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Machine Lace (Embroidered Net) Kerchief
Ireland, Limerick, 19th century
1938.264Cotton embroidery in tambour stitch on white machine-made netAverage: 53.4 x 182.9 cm (21 x 72 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey ?, 18th century
1916.1306Embroidery: silk, and gold and silver filé on silk ground; cotton backingAverage: 113.7 x 89.5 cm (44 3/4 x 35 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
Turkey, 19th century
1940.358Embroidery: gold filé, twisted around silk core, on cotton tabby groundOverall: 114 x 111 cm (44 7/8 x 43 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester C. BoltonCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1265Embroidery: silk and gold and silver filé on cotton tabby groundOverall: 127 x 71 cm (50 x 27 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Turkey, 19th century
1940.590Embroidery: silk and metal filé on silk velvet ground; cotton backingAverage: 26.1 x 25.7 cm (10 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215Embroidery; silk and metal thread and sequins on cotton tabby groundOverall: 197.5 x 122 cm (77 3/4 x 48 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.675Embroidery: silk threads and metal strip pushed through fabric, bend and pressed on cotton tabby groundAverage: 86.7 x 43.2 cm (34 1/8 x 17 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Divan Cover (?)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1305Embroidery: silk, and metal filé twisted around silk core, couched with silk, on velvet ground; cotton backingAverage: 163.8 x 108.6 cm (64 1/2 x 42 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Machine Lace (Embroidered Net) Collar
Spain, 19th century
1935.58Embroidered design darned in cotton on machine-made netOverall: 60 x 77 cm (23 5/8 x 30 5/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry Hunt Clark in memory of her mother, Mrs. Isabelle HackettCCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1260Embroidery: silver filé and gold strips over cotton thread, couched at edges by silk, on silk groundAverage: 128.9 x 74.3 cm (50 3/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1293Embroidery: gold filé around silk core laid over cotton, couched at edges in silk, and sequins on silk groundAverage: 47.6 x 55.3 cm (18 3/4 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.678Embroidery: silk, gold and silver filé, and gold strip pushed through silk, bent and pressed into place, on cotton tabby groundAverage: 150.9 x 68.6 cm (59 7/16 x 27 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Woman's trouser fabric
Iran
1916.1307Embroidery, outline stitch: silk on cottonOverall: 65.1 x 50.5 cm (25 5/8 x 19 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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Germany, 19th century
1942.525Embroidery; cotton on cottonOverall: 59.1 x 55.3 cm (23 1/4 x 21 3/4 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Embroidery and Lace Collar
America, mid 19th century
1926.164Lace: embroidery on machine-made cotton net, edged with bobbin lace and silk ribbonsAverage: 363.3 x 31.2 cm (143 1/16 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Florence M. KimberlyCCCC0
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Netherlands, late 18th century
1942.526Embroidery; silk on cottonOverall: 49.5 x 49 cm (19 1/2 x 19 5/16 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
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Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1277Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundAverage: 257.9 x 157.5 cm (101 9/16 x 62 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0