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Medium: Embroidery, silk (594)
Pair of Headpieces
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109CCCC0
Headpiece
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109.1CCCC0
Headpiece
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109.2CCCC0
Celestial Musician
Central Asia, 14th century
1987.145CCCC0
Embroidery with Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1994.96CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.115CCCC0
Chasuble
Germany, Bavaria, last quarter of 17th century
1971.235CCCC0
Woman's Robe
China, Liao dynasty
1995.20CCCC0
Embroidered Miter
Italy, 18th century
1942.834CCCC0
Phoenix and Tree Peony
China, 14th century
1992.95CCCC0
Pendant
China, 14th century
1994.20CCCC0
Buddhist Priest's Ceremonial Robe
China, Ming dynasty
1987.57CCCC0
Embroidered Panel: Holy Kinship
Germany or Switzerland, 16th century
1979.1CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1441CCCC0
Kerchief (Tensifa)
Algeria, 18th-19th century
1916.1238CCCC0
Two Parts of a Curtain
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1229CCCC0
Headkerchief
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1237CCCC0
Embroidered Cover or Curtain
Turkey, 17th-18th century
1916.1301CCCC0
Rank Badge with Single Crane Motif
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2019.78.1CCCC0
Rank Badge with Single Crane Motif
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2019.78.2CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.72CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy or Spain, 18th century
1916.1442CCCC0
Wedding Gown
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.552CCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Ionian Islands, 19th century
1927.15CCCC0
Front and Back of a Bolster Case
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1287CCCC0
Part of a Bed Curtain or Pillow Case
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th century
1926.220CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1440CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1453CCCC0
Embroidered Curtain
Tunisia, Djerba, 17th-18th century
1916.1361CCCC0
Embroidered Curtain
Tunisia, Djerba, 17th-18th century
1916.1361.aCCCC0
Portion of a Bed Sheet or Valance
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 16th-17th century
1927.373CCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.223CCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.221CCCC0
Portion of a Bed Tent
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Rhodes, 18th century
1933.414CCCC0
Portion of a Bedspread
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1289CCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1916.1271CCCC0
Band
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, Melos ?, 17th century
1929.257CCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1916.1267CCCC0
Portion of a Bed Tent
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Pholegandros, 17th-18th century
1922.42CCCC0
Border
Greece, Ionian Islands, 16th-17th century
1927.13CCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.832CCCC0
Embroidered Stola
Italy or Spain, 18th century
1916.1432CCCC0
Sections of an Embroidered Frieze
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585CCCC0
Section of an Embroidered Frieze: Ahasuerus and Esther, The Pope Chiding...
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585.aCCCC0
Section of an Embroidered Frieze: Rebecca Meeting Isaac, Abigail Meeting...
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585.bCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th-19th century
1916.1234CCCC0
Border Strips of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217CCCC0
Border Strip of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217.aCCCC0
Border Strip of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217.bCCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Skirt
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 19th century
1916.1268CCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.218CCCC0
Wedding Fan
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.bCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.cCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.eCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.fCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.gCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.hCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.iCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.jCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
China, Qing Dynasty
1960.276CCCC0
Embroidered Stola
Italy, 18th century
1916.1431CCCC0
Mandarin Coat
China, late 18th century
1916.1331CCCC0
Sleeve Bands
China, early 19th century
1926.537CCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Cover
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1288CCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1319CCCC0
Stumpwork Panel: Story of David and Bathsheba
England, 17th century
1973.186CCCC0
Embroidered Taffeta Apron
England, 18th century
1942.494CCCC0
Bed Curtain
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th century
1916.1315CCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.222CCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1940.355CCCC0
Four Borders from a Bedspread
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1298CCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.16CCCC0
Man's surcoat
Uzbekistan, Shahr-i Sabz
1916.1412CCCC0
Towel
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1956.684CCCC0
Side Panel of a Bedspread
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1916.1272CCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1324CCCC0
Woman's Dress
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Tilos ?, 18th century
1933.439CCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357CCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357.aCCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357.bCCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.356CCCC0
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1923.467CCCC0
Canopy (?)
France, 19th century
1976.50CCCC0
Ancient Chinese Bronzes
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2020.86CCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85CCCC0
Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the Junction of the Jing and Wei...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618CCCC0
Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the Junction of the Jing and Wei...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.aCCCC0
Embroidered Skirt Panel
France, 19th century
1956.577CCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24CCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24.1CCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24.2CCCC0
The Resurrection, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal:
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904CCCC0
Bedspread
India, Goa, 17th-18th century
1969.295CCCC0
Fragments from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273CCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.cCCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.dCCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.fCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.114CCCC0
Square Shawl
India, Kashmir
1940.600CCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208CCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1926.213CCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1926.215CCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.12CCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.17CCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th-19th century
1918.35CCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 19th century
1926.216CCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.18CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Germany, Lower Saxony, mid to 3rd quarter of 14th century
1985.6CCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.833CCCC0
Panel, Fragment of Bedsheet
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1927.372CCCC0
Fragment of Pillow Cover  or Panel of Bedspread
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 19th century
1927.14CCCC0
Chalice Cover (?)
Italy, 16th century
1951.86CCCC0
Part of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 19th century
1934.187CCCC0
"Aba": Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, late 19th century
1917.1068CCCC0
Sleeve (?)
Greece, Thrace, Sarakatsani People, 19th century
1937.18CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.112CCCC0
Tapis (Garment)
Indonesia, Sumatra, Lampung, 19th century
1983.215CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.113CCCC0
"Salwar": Woman's Trousers
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.514CCCC0
Wedding Veil
Tajikistan, Tajik tribe, 19th century
1916.1235CCCC0
Fragment of a Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 17th-18th century
1926.214CCCC0
Semi-formal Court Robe (Jifu)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing period
1983.32CCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494CCCC0
Silk hanging with embroidered tree of life
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1358CCCC0
Embroidered Front of an Altar
Italy or Spain, 17th-18th century
1916.901CCCC0
Coat
China, late 19th century
1916.1357CCCC0
Embroidered Back and Seat for Chair
France, back: late 17th century; seat: 18th century
1944.112CCCC0
Table Cover
China, late 19th century
1939.146CCCC0
Blouse
China, late 19th century
1928.776CCCC0
Title Robe
China, late 19th century
1940.4CCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483CCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483.aCCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483.bCCCC0
Shawl
China, 19th century
1940.594CCCC0
Shawl
China, early 20th century
1918.29©
Sleeve Bands
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92CCCC0
Sleeve Band
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92.aCCCC0
Sleeve Band
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92.bCCCC0
Blouse
China, Qing Dynasty
1916.1183CCCC0
Embroidered Covers
France, 18th century
1942.168CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.aCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.bCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.cCCCC0
#17
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1992.364©
Hanging
China, late 19th - early 20th Century
1916.1245CCCC0
Rainbow Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1353CCCC0
Embroidery for Fire Screen
England, early 19th century
1932.136CCCC0
Embroidery
Morocco, Moghrebin, 17th-18th century
1916.1236CCCC0
Silk Embroidery
Austria ?, 19th century
1983.245CCCC0
Purse
England, early 17th century
1946.416CCCC0
Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1349CCCC0
Skirt (Part 1)
China, late 19th century
1916.1349.aCCCC0
Skirt (Part 2)
China, late 19th century
1916.1349.bCCCC0
Skirt
China, 19th century
1956.307CCCC0
Embroidery: Yama and Consort
Tibet, 18th-19th century
1918.548CCCC0
Shoe
China, 19th century
1918.828CCCC0
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.530CCCC0
Sampler
Italy ?, late 19th century
1942.531CCCC0
Fragment
China, 20th century
1954.67©
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.529CCCC0
Woman's Garment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1467CCCC0
Woman's Costume
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1469CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, 18th century
1972.223CCCC0
Front Half of a Vest
England, late 18th century
1929.836CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
Italy, 19th century
1940.606CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Italy, 17th-18th century
1920.1470CCCC0
Shawl
China, 19th century
1940.593CCCC0
Cover (or Hanging)
India, late 19th century
1916.1362CCCC0
Embroidered Border
China, 14th century
1989.51CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Morocco, Berber ?, 19th century
1916.1316CCCC0
Embroidered Bag
America, first half 19th Century
1922.47CCCC0
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.528CCCC0
Han Woman's Jacket
China, 19th century
1956.306CCCC0
Embroidered Square
China, late 19th century
1956.312CCCC0
Purse
England, early 17th century
1944.283CCCC0
Embroidery from a Cloud Collar: Ocean, Rocks, and Peonies
China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368) - early Ming dynasty
1993.10CCCC0
Embroidered Shawl (?)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1263CCCC0
Curtain or bedcover
Tajikistan, Ura Tube
1916.1311CCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 17th century
1920.1281CCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, late 19th century
1943.98CCCC0
Darning Sampler
Netherlands, early 19th century
1943.110CCCC0
Embroidered Bedspread
Portugal, 17th-18th century
1916.1367CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.69CCCC0
Band from Towel
Italy, Perugia, 16th century
1919.728CCCC0
Altar Frontal (?)
Italy, 17th century
1916.1450CCCC0
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.529CCCC0
Valence
Portugal, 18th-19th century
1936.312CCCC0
Chyrpy (cloak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1468CCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1942.533CCCC0
Part of a Curtain (Two Widths)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.20CCCC0
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.513CCCC0
Banner with Royal Coat of Arms of Great Britain
Great Britain, probably England, 18th century
1916.1548CCCC0
No image available
Great Britain, probably England, 18th century
1916.1548.aCCCC0
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475CCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1943.103CCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1934.331CCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1916.1241CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur ?, 18th century
1925.502CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.840CCCC0
Long Sampler
Germany, late 18th century
1942.500CCCC0
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.515CCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 18th century
1943.109CCCC0
Fragments sewn together to form Cover
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.515CCCC0
Saddle Cloth
Italy, Abruzzi, 17th-18th century
1924.483CCCC0
Sampler
Spain, 19th century
1942.535CCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.111CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.107CCCC0
Embroidery Picture
America, 19th century
1926.237CCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1943.101CCCC0
Bag
Turkey
1957.7CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Italy, 17th century or later
1916.1269CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.838CCCC0
Sampler
Germany, Mid 18th century
1923.897CCCC0
Embroidered Blouse Front
Palestine, 19th century
1937.582CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1071CCCC0
Shirt
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1926.490©
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.117CCCC0
Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1352CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, late 16th century
1929.844CCCC0
Embroidery
Switzerland, 17th century
1940.361CCCC0
Embroidered Robe
Turkey, 19th century
1920.742CCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1943.118CCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.115CCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.123CCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.124CCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.97CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1069CCCC0
Shawl
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.512CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.839CCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, mid 18th century
1942.514CCCC0
Bag
Turkey, 20th century
1957.6©
Woman's Bridal Dress, Tabard
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135.3CCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275CCCC0
Wedding Cap
China, late 19th - early 20th century
1950.347CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 18th century
1916.1451CCCC0
Embroidered Cushion Cover
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1228CCCC0
Woman's Blouse (Pairan)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1463CCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363CCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.120CCCC0
Sampler
Scotland, 19th century
1943.106CCCC0
Apron
England, 18th century
1942.164CCCC0
han Woman's Coat
China, late 19th century
1916.1356CCCC0
Mandala or Iconographic Panel
Tibet, 18th century
1940.610CCCC0
Sampler
England, late 18th century
1943.112CCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 18th century
1916.1454CCCC0
Ecclesiastical Embroidery (Epigonation)
Armenia and Greece, 17th-18th century
1916.1422CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1919.857CCCC0
Mandarin Robe
China, 18th-19th century
1916.1335CCCC0
Part of a Chasuble Back
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124CCCC0
Floral Embroidery
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421CCCC0
No image available
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50CCCC0
Forehead Cloth
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.231CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.71CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1220CCCC0
Shawl ("Cadar")
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1940.605CCCC0
Skirt (?)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1073CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Pair of Headpieces
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109Embroidery, silkOverall: 22.3 x 53.8 cm (8 3/4 x 21 3/16 in.)Gift of Lisbet HolmesCCCC0
Headpiece
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109.1Embroidery, silkOverall: 22.3 x 53.8 cm (8 3/4 x 21 3/16 in.)Gift of Lisbet HolmesCCCC0
Headpiece
China, Liao dynasty
1995.109.2Embroidery, silkOverall: 21.8 x 34.9 cm (8 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.)Gift of Lisbet HolmesCCCC0
Nō Costume (Nuihaku) with  Blossoming Trees and Flowers
Japan, Edo period
1974.36Embroidery, silk and applied gold leaf on silk groundOverall: 164 x 138 cm (64 9/16 x 54 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Thangka with the Seventh Bodhisattva
China, Ming dynasty
1991.2Embroidery, silk and gold thread on silk satin groundOverall: 44 x 21.5 cm (17 5/16 x 8 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Celestial Musician
Central Asia, 14th century
1987.145Embroidery; silk and gold thread over two layers of cottonOverall: 66.5 x 45 cm (26 3/16 x 17 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Embroidery with Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1994.96Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 157.5 x 25.7 cm (62 x 10 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.115Embroidery on tabby weave: silk and linenOverall: 10 x 8.2 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble
Germany, Bavaria, last quarter of 17th century
1971.235Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby sewn down on a linen tabby groundOverall: 116.9 x 78.1 cm (46 x 30 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Woman's Robe
China, Liao dynasty
1995.20Embroidery, silk and gold thread on silk gauze ground; silk lining, silk battingOverall: 130 x 177 cm (51 3/16 x 69 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Miter
Italy, 18th century
1942.834Silk; metal thread embroidery on silkOverall: 92.5 x 30.8 cm (36 7/16 x 12 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Phoenix and Tree Peony
China, 14th century
1992.95Needleloop embroidery; silk and silver thread, silvered paperOverall: 24.4 x 17.6 cm (9 5/8 x 6 15/16 in.)Gift of David TremayneCCCC0
Pendant
China, 14th century
1994.20Needleloop embroidery and knotting; silk, silvered paper, gilded paper and gold threadOverall: 84.5 x 21.7 cm (33 1/4 x 8 9/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Buddhist Priest's Ceremonial Robe
China, Ming dynasty
1987.57Silk and gold thread; embroideryOverall: 119.4 x 302.1 cm (47 x 118 15/16 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Embroidered Panel: Holy Kinship
Germany or Switzerland, 16th century
1979.1Embroidery: silk and linen on linen ground; contours of design applied with inkOverall: 143.6 x 152.4 cm (56 9/16 x 60 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1441Embroidery, silkOverall: 114 x 69.7 cm (44 7/8 x 27 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Kerchief (Tensifa)
Algeria, 18th-19th century
1916.1238Embroidery: silk, gold, and silver on linenOverall: 241.9 x 39.4 cm (95 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Two Parts of a Curtain
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1229Embroidery: silk, gold, and silver on linenOverall: 295.3 x 135.9 cm (116 1/4 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Headkerchief
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1237Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 260.4 x 40.6 cm (102 1/2 x 16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover or Curtain
Turkey, 17th-18th century
1916.1301Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundAverage: 201.3 x 140.3 cm (79 1/4 x 55 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
A Pair of Rank Badges with Single Crane Motif
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2019.78Silk, satin damask weave; silk thread embroideryObject: 25.4 x 25.4 cm (10 x 10 in.); Mounted: 43.2 x 78.1 cm (17 x 30 3/4 in.)Alma Kroeger FundCCCC0
Rank Badge with Single Crane Motif
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2019.78.1Silk, satin damask weave; silk thread embroidery25.4 x 25.4 cm (10 x 10 in.)Alma Kroeger FundCCCC0
Rank Badge with Single Crane Motif
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2019.78.2Silk, satin damask weave; silk thread embroidery25.4 x 25.4 cm (10 x 10 in.)Alma Kroeger FundCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.72Silk, satin weave; silk and metal thread embroideryOverall: 27.3 x 26 cm (10 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 75.6 x 46.4 cm (29 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble
Italy or Spain, 18th century
1916.1442Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 113.6 x 75.7 cm (44 3/4 x 29 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Wedding Gown
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.552Satin weave silk; silk embroidery; paper edging on neck and sleevesOverall: 114.3 x 174 cm (45 x 68 1/2 in.)The Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Ionian Islands, 19th century
1927.15Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 54.6 x 42 cm (21 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Front and Back of a Bolster Case
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1287Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 109.2 x 87.7 cm (43 x 34 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Part of a Bed Curtain or Pillow Case
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th century
1926.220Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 42 x 39.7 cm (16 9/16 x 15 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1440Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 104.8 x 66.6 cm (41 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, 18th century
1916.1453Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 114.6 x 70.5 cm (45 1/8 x 27 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Curtain
Tunisia, Djerba, 17th-18th century
1916.1361Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 281 x 157.7 cm (110 5/8 x 62 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Curtain
Tunisia, Djerba, 17th-18th century
1916.1361.aEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 281 x 157.7 cm (110 5/8 x 62 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portion of a Bed Sheet or Valance
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 16th-17th century
1927.373Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 54.6 x 42 cm (21 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.223Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 47 x 36.2 cm (18 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.221Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 49 x 35 cm (19 5/16 x 13 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portion of a Bed Tent
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Rhodes, 18th century
1933.414Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 212.4 x 38.8 cm (83 5/8 x 15 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portion of a Bedspread
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1289Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 102.9 x 33 cm (40 1/2 x 13 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1916.1271Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 43.9 x 68.9 cm (17 5/16 x 27 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Band
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, Melos ?, 17th century
1929.257Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 11.5 x 78.8 cm (4 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1916.1267Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 48.9 x 40 cm (19 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portion of a Bed Tent
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Pholegandros, 17th-18th century
1922.42Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 97.8 x 32.1 cm (38 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.)Gift of Ellen LuckCCCC0
Border
Greece, Ionian Islands, 16th-17th century
1927.13Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 191.8 x 22.9 cm (75 1/2 x 9 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.832Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundOverall: 43.8 x 35.9 cm (17 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Stola
Italy or Spain, 18th century
1916.1432Embroidery; silk and metal on satinOverall: 254 x 21.6 cm (100 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sections of an Embroidered Frieze
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585Petit-point embroidery; wool and silkOverall: 43.7 x 164.4 cm (17 3/16 x 64 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Section of an Embroidered Frieze: Ahasuerus and Esther, The Pope Chiding...
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585.aPetit-point embroidery; wool and silkOverall: 43.7 x 164.4 cm (17 3/16 x 64 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Section of an Embroidered Frieze: Rebecca Meeting Isaac, Abigail Meeting...
England, Period of Charles I (1625-1649), 17th century
1919.585.bPetit-point embroidery; wool and silkOverall: 43.2 x 164.8 cm (17 x 64 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th-19th century
1916.1234Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 105.4 x 48.3 cm (41 1/2 x 19 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Border Strips of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border Strip of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217.aEmbroidery: silk on linen tabby groundAverage: 35.5 x 77 cm (14 x 30 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border Strip of a Skirt
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.217.bEmbroidery: silk on linen tabby groundAverage: 36.2 x 26.8 cm (14 1/4 x 10 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Panel, Probably from a Skirt
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 19th century
1916.1268Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 91.5 x 42 cm (36 x 16 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.218Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 78.7 x 69.3 cm (31 x 27 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wedding Fan
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558Copper alloy; satin weave silk; silk and metal thread embroidery; and paperDiameter: 25.6 cm (10 1/16 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.bSilk, gold and silver thread; embroideryOverall: 41.9 x 54.6 cm (16 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.cEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 19.6 x 54.5 cm (7 11/16 x 21 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.eEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 3.7 x 66.4 cm (1 7/16 x 26 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsAverage: 42.3 x 55 cm (16 5/8 x 21 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.fEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 3.4 x 66 cm (1 5/16 x 26 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.gEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 3.6 x 65.6 cm (1 7/16 x 25 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.hEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 3.4 x 65.6 cm (1 5/16 x 25 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.iEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 5.7 x 48.7 cm (2 1/4 x 19 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, early 16th century
1977.169.jEmbroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 5 x 48.7 cm (1 15/16 x 19 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
China, Qing Dynasty
1960.276Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 118.7 x 76.2 cm (46 3/4 x 30 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Embroidered Stola
Italy, 18th century
1916.1431Embroidery; silk and silver thread on silk damask groundOverall: 213.3 x 24.8 cm (84 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Mandarin Coat
China, late 18th century
1916.1331Embroidery, silkOverall: 142.5 x 218.4 cm (56 1/8 x 86 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve Bands
China, early 19th century
1926.537Embroidery, silkOverall: 50.8 x 28 cm (20 x 11 in.)Gift of Dr. Henry L. SanfordCCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Cover
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1288Silk, gilt-metal, silver-metal, paper, cotton padding; satin weave, embroideryAverage: 194.3 x 157.5 cm (76 1/2 x 62 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1319Embroidered silk with metal threadOverall: 85.1 x 72.4 cm (33 1/2 x 28 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Stumpwork Panel: Story of David and Bathsheba
England, 17th century
1973.186Stumpwork embroidery with silk and metallic threads, pearls and wooden appendagesOverall: 43.2 x 53.3 cm (17 x 21 in.)Bequest of Florence LaGanke HarrisCCCC0
Embroidered Taffeta Apron
England, 18th century
1942.494Embroidery, silkOverall: 42.6 x 102.2 cm (16 3/4 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Bed Curtain
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 18th century
1916.1315Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 227.3 x 118.2 cm (89 1/2 x 46 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1926.222Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 90.2 x 61.6 cm (35 1/2 x 24 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1940.355Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 49.2 x 51.5 cm (19 3/8 x 20 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester C. BoltonCCCC0
Four Borders from a Bedspread
Greece, Epirus, Yaninna, 18th century
1916.1298Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 210.2 x 119.4 cm (82 3/4 x 47 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.16Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 38.8 x 52.1 cm (15 1/4 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Man's surcoat
Uzbekistan, Shahr-i Sabz
1916.1412Embroidery, cross-stitch: silkOverall: 150 x 218.4 cm (59 1/16 x 86 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Towel
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1956.684Embroidery in silk, gold and silver threads on natural linen groundOverall: 214.6 x 49.5 cm (84 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
Side Panel of a Bedspread
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1916.1272Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 241.3 x 57.1 cm (95 x 22 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1324Embroidered silk with metal threadOverall: 87.3 x 71.8 cm (34 3/8 x 28 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 11.8 x 29.2 cm (4 5/8 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357.aEmbroidery; silk on linenOverall: 11.8 x 29.2 cm (4 5/8 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.357.bEmbroidery; silk on linenOverall: 12.2 x 28.1 cm (4 13/16 x 11 1/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidered Border
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.356Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 13.7 x 69.8 cm (5 3/8 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503Silk, gold and silver thread, linen; embroidery: split and couching stitchesOverall: 99.1 x 16.9 cm (39 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Tondo from an Altar Frontal: The Coronation of the Virgin
Italy, Florence
1953.129Embroidery with gold, silver, and silk thread; split, satin, and couching stitches, or nué (shaded gold)Overall: 57.8 x 57.8 cm (22 3/4 x 22 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 83.8 x 35.9 cm (33 x 14 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century
1923.467Embroidery; silk on silk tabby groundOverall: 18.5 x 13.1 cm (7 5/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Canopy (?)
France, 19th century
1976.50Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 207.7 x 177.8 cm (81 3/4 x 70 in.)Gift of Phyllis Peckham in memory of Elizabeth and George G. G. PeckhamCCCC0
Ancient Chinese Bronzes
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2020.86Ten-panel folding screen; embroidery, gold silk threads on black silkEach panel: 147.3 x 34.5 cm (58 x 13 9/16 in.); Overall framed: 224.9 x 493.2 cm (88 9/16 x 194 3/16 in.)Gift of the honorable Joseph P. Carroll, KM, and Roberta Carroll, M.D., in recognition of the contribution of Marjorie Williams to the development of The Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85Polychrome velvet: cut pile and voided; Embroidery: silk, gold and silver thread; split and couching stitchesOverall: 119.4 x 74.9 cm (47 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the Junction of the Jing and Wei...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618Handscroll, silk: tapestry weave; ink and colors; silk: embroideryOverall: 273 x 29.6 x 34.5 cm (107 1/2 x 11 5/8 x 13 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the Junction of the Jing and Wei...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.aHandscroll, silk: tapestry weave; ink and colors; silk: embroideryGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Embroidered Skirt Panel
France, 19th century
1956.577Embroidery on satin; silk and beadsOverall: 96.2 x 156.2 cm (37 7/8 x 61 1/2 in.)Gift of Frederick Sheffield in memory of Edith Tod SheffieldCCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24Petit point embroidery; silk and woolOverall: 344.2 x 89.7 cm (135 1/2 x 35 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24.1Petit point embroidery; silk and woolOverall: 344.2 x 89.7 cm (135 1/2 x 35 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings
France, late 17th century
1990.24.2Petit point embroidery; silk and woolOverall: 340.9 x 93.3 cm (134 3/16 x 36 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
The Resurrection, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal:
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904Silk, gold and cotton thread, linen; raised work, embroidery: split, stem, and couching stitchesOverall: 28.9 x 41.9 cm (11 3/8 x 16 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Fragments from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 18.5 x 120.5 cm (7 5/16 x 47 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.cEmbroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 18.9 x 54 cm (7 7/16 x 21 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.dEmbroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 17 x 50 cm (6 11/16 x 19 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment from an Embroidered Border
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Southern Group, 16th century
1916.1273.fEmbroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 20 x 15 cm (7 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.114Embroidery on tabby weave: silk and linenOverall: 10.2 x 7.4 cm (4 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Shawl
India, Kashmir
1940.600Silk and silver filé, wool: chain stitch embroideryOverall including fringe: 212.1 x 212.1 cm (83 1/2 x 83 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
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
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1926.213Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 31.8 x 26.1 cm (12 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Crete, 18th century
1926.215Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 36.5 x 40 cm (14 3/8 x 15 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.12Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 110.5 x 42 cm (43 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Amorgos, 18th century
1927.17Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 105.8 x 46.4 cm (41 5/8 x 18 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 18th-19th century
1918.35Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 48.3 x 69.3 cm (19 x 27 5/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Bed Curtain
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 19th century
1926.216Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 111.8 x 45.1 cm (44 x 17 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Embroidered Fragment
Germany, Lower Saxony, mid to 3rd quarter of 14th century
1985.6Embroidery; silk and gold on silk over linenOverall: 13.9 x 30.5 cm (5 1/2 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.833Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundOverall: 43.2 x 37.5 cm (17 x 14 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Panel, Fragment of Bedsheet
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1927.372Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 31.8 x 82.5 cm (12 1/2 x 32 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Pillow Cover  or Panel of Bedspread
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 19th century
1927.14Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 47 x 40.4 cm (18 1/2 x 15 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chalice Cover (?)
Italy, 16th century
1951.86Embroidery; silk and gold filé on linenOverall: 55 x 77.5 cm (21 5/8 x 30 1/2 in.)Gift of Dr. Emil DelmarCCCC0
Part of a Skirt Border
Greece, Crete, 19th century
1934.187Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 16.2 x 62.2 cm (6 3/8 x 24 1/2 in.)Gift of Charles F. IkleCCCC0
"Aba": Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, late 19th century
1917.1068Embroidery; silk on silk satin with mirror-glass insertsOverall: 117.5 x 111.7 cm (46 1/4 x 44 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.112Embroidery on tabby weave: silk and linenOverall: 8.5 x 6.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tapis (Garment)
Indonesia, Sumatra, Lampung, 19th century
1983.215Tabby weave, warp ikat; cotton / embroidery; silkOverall: 130.2 x 117.8 cm (51 1/4 x 46 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.113Embroidery on tabby weave: silk and linenOverall: 10.2 x 7.4 cm (4 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
"Salwar": Woman's Trousers
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.514Embroidery; silk on silk satin with mirror-glass insertsOverall: 87 x 101.5 cm (34 1/4 x 39 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wedding Veil
Tajikistan, Tajik tribe, 19th century
1916.1235Silk, cotton, embroideryAverage: 76.2 x 75.6 cm (30 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Pillow Cover
Greece, Cyclades Islands, Naxos, 17th-18th century
1926.214Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 47 x 46.4 cm (18 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Semi-formal Court Robe (Jifu)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing period
1983.32Silk: satin weave; silk and metal thread: embroideryWidth across shoulders: 226.1 cm (89 in.); length back of neck to hem: 154.9 cm (61 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494Embroidery, silk and gold thread on silk satin groundOverall: 26.4 x 13.7 cm (10 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Silk hanging with embroidered tree of life
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1358Plain weave: silk; embroidery, chain stitch: silkAverage: 228.6 x 172.7 cm (90 x 68 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Front of an Altar
Italy or Spain, 17th-18th century
1916.901Embroidered satin and silkOverall: 108 x 209.5 cm (42 1/2 x 82 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Coat
China, late 19th century
1916.1357Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 94 x 177.8 cm (37 x 70 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
K'o Ssu Panel: Rocks and Narcissus
China, Qing Dynasty
1915.654Silk, embroideredOverall: 101 x 59.4 cm (39 3/4 x 23 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Embroidered Back and Seat for Chair
France, back: late 17th century; seat: 18th century
1944.112Petit-point embroidery; wool and silkBack: 61 x 55.9 cm (24 x 22 in.); Seat: 71.1 x 71.1 cm (28 x 28 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Table Cover
China, late 19th century
1939.146Embroidery, silkOverall: 89.5 x 91.4 cm (35 1/4 x 36 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Blouse
China, late 19th century
1928.776Embroidery, silkOverall: 52.6 x 50.8 cm (20 11/16 x 20 in.)Gift of Mrs. Andrew SquireCCCC0
Title Robe
China, late 19th century
1940.4Embroidery, silkOverall: 134.6 x 114.3 cm (53 x 45 in.)Gift of Mrs. J. Cox MorrillCCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483Embroidery, silkOverall: 24.8 x 41.3 cm (9 3/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483.aEmbroidery, silkOverall: 24.8 x 41.3 cm (9 3/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Pieces of Embroidery
Philippe de Lasalle (French, 1723-1805)
1940.483.bEmbroidery, silkOverall: 23.7 x 40.2 cm (9 5/16 x 15 13/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Shawl
China, 19th century
1940.594Embroidery, silkOverall: 597.8 x 113.4 cm (235 3/8 x 44 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Shawl
China, early 20th century
1918.29Embroidery, silkOverall: 569 x 116.1 cm (224 x 45 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
Sleeve Bands
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92Embroidery, silkAverage: 82.3 x 9.5 cm (32 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Fred R. WhiteCCCC0
Sleeve Band
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92.aEmbroidery, silkOverall: 82.3 x 9.5 cm (32 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Fred R. WhiteCCCC0
Sleeve Band
China, late 19th - 20th century
1943.92.bEmbroidery, silkOverall: 80.5 x 9.4 cm (31 11/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Fred R. WhiteCCCC0
Blouse
China, Qing Dynasty
1916.1183Embroidery, silkOverall: 138.4 x 185.4 cm (54 1/2 x 73 in.)Gift of Miss Caroline E. CoitCCCC0
Embroidered Covers
France, 18th century
1942.168Embroidery, silkOverall: 119.4 x 133.4 cm (47 x 52 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.aEmbroidery, silkOverall: 119.4 x 133.4 cm (47 x 52 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.bEmbroidery, silkOverall: 56 x 64.5 cm (22 1/16 x 25 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
France, 18th century
1942.168.cEmbroidery, silkOverall: 54.5 x 8.2 cm (21 7/16 x 3 1/4 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©
Hanging
China, late 19th - early 20th Century
1916.1245Silk, embroideryOverall: 132 x 127.7 cm (51 15/16 x 50 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Rainbow Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1353Embroidery, silkOverall: 74.3 x 85.1 cm (29 1/4 x 33 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidery for Fire Screen
England, early 19th century
1932.136Embroidery, silkOverall: 49.9 x 48.3 cm (19 5/8 x 19 in.)Gift of Mrs. Isabel Rogers BurtonCCCC0
Embroidery
Morocco, Moghrebin, 17th-18th century
1916.1236Embroidery, silkAverage: 97.8 x 42.6 cm (38 1/2 x 16 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Silk Embroidery
Austria ?, 19th century
1983.245Embroidery, silkOverall: 40.7 x 33.8 cm (16 x 13 5/16 in.)Gift of Ruth BlumkaCCCC0
Purse
England, early 17th century
1946.416Embroidery; silk and silver filé on linen groundOverall: 29.5 x 22 cm (11 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1349Embroidery, silkOverall: 100.5 x 80.7 cm (39 9/16 x 31 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Skirt (Part 1)
China, late 19th century
1916.1349.aEmbroidery, silkOverall: 100.5 x 80.7 cm (39 9/16 x 31 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Skirt (Part 2)
China, late 19th century
1916.1349.bEmbroidery, silkOverall: 100.5 x 80.7 cm (39 9/16 x 31 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
han Woman's Jacket
China, late 19th century
1956.311Embroidery, silkOverall: 117.2 x 168.8 cm (46 1/8 x 66 7/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of William Wentworth StevensCCCC0
Skirt
China, 19th century
1956.307Embroidery, silkAverage: 95.9 x 133.3 cm (37 3/4 x 52 1/2 in.)Gift of Emma G. BrassingtonCCCC0
Embroidery: Yama and Consort
Tibet, 18th-19th century
1918.548Embroidery, silkOverall: 90.2 x 66 cm (35 1/2 x 26 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Shoe
China, 19th century
1918.828Embroidery, silkOverall: 9 x 5.5 x 13 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles William WasonCCCC0
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.530Embroidery, silkOverall: 93.1 x 66 cm (36 5/8 x 26 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sampler
Italy ?, late 19th century
1942.531Embroidery, silkOverall: 51.5 x 43.8 cm (20 1/4 x 17 1/4 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Fragment
China, 20th century
1954.67Embroidery, silkOverall: 7.7 x 56.2 cm (3 1/16 x 22 1/8 in.)Gift of Emma G. Brassington©
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.529Embroidery, silkOverall: 104.5 x 63.2 cm (41 1/8 x 24 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman's Garment
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1467Embroidery, silkOverall: 129 x 103 cm (50 13/16 x 40 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman's Costume
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1469Embroidery, silkOverall: 114.3 x 101.6 cm (45 x 40 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Front Half of a Vest
England, late 18th century
1929.836Embroidery, silkOverall: 58.4 x 25.4 cm (23 x 10 in.)Gift of A. L. B. AshtonCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
Italy, 19th century
1940.606Embroidery, silkOverall: 62.9 x 93.4 cm (24 3/4 x 36 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Italy, 17th-18th century
1920.1470Embroidery, silkOverall: 55.9 x 53.3 cm (22 x 21 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Shawl
China, 19th century
1940.593Embroidery, silkAverage: 215.9 x 138.5 cm (85 x 54 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Cover (or Hanging)
India, late 19th century
1916.1362Embroidery, silkOverall: 223.5 x 165.1 cm (88 x 65 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Border
China, 14th century
1989.51Needle-looped embroidery, silk, gold thread, silver paperOverall: 14.6 x 88.3 cm (5 3/4 x 34 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a "Nakshe" (Woman's Trousering)
Iran, 18th century
1916.1308Embroidery, silkOverall: 50.8 x 51.2 cm (20 x 20 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Morocco, Berber ?, 19th century
1916.1316Embroidery, silkAverage: 137.2 x 137.2 cm (54 x 54 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Bag
America, first half 19th Century
1922.47Embroidery, silkAverage: 19.1 x 17.2 cm (7 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. C. H. KochCCCC0
Cushion Cover
Dagestan, 18th century
1920.528Embroidery, silkOverall: 92.1 x 69.9 cm (36 1/4 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Han Woman's Jacket
China, 19th century
1956.306Embroidery, silkOverall: 111 x 167.6 cm (43 11/16 x 66 in.)Gift of Emma G. BrassingtonCCCC0
Embroidered Square
China, late 19th century
1956.312Embroidery, silkOverall: 75 x 105.4 cm (29 1/2 x 41 1/2 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of William Wentworth StevensCCCC0
Purse
England, early 17th century
1944.283Embroidery; silk and silver filé on linen groundOverall: 11.4 x 10.2 x 7 cm (4 1/2 x 4 x 2 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidery from a Cloud Collar: Ocean, Rocks, and Peonies
China, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368) - early Ming dynasty
1993.10Silk and silver thread, silvered paper; needleloop embroideryOverall: 63.2 x 59.9 cm (24 7/8 x 23 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
General Guo Ziyi’s Birthday Banquet
Korea, Joseon dynasty
2020.87Eight-panel folding screen, embroidery on silkPainting: 60.9 x 30 cm (24 x 11 13/16 in.); Overall framed: 195.2 x 332.4 cm (76 7/8 x 130 7/8 in.)Gift of the honorable Joseph P. Carroll, KM, and Roberta Carroll, M.D., in recognition of the contribution of Marjorie Williams to the development of The Cleveland Museum of ArtCCCC0
Embroidered Shawl (?)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1263Embroidery: silk on silk nettingOverall: 127 x 75.5 cm (50 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Curtain or bedcover
Tajikistan, Ura Tube
1916.1311Plain weave: cotton; embroidery: silkAverage: 216.5 x 188.6 cm (85 1/4 x 74 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 17th century
1920.1281Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 4.8 x 108.6 cm (1 7/8 x 42 3/4 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
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
Darning Sampler
Netherlands, early 19th century
1943.110Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 47.3 x 47.3 cm (18 5/8 x 18 5/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Embroidered Bedspread
Portugal, 17th-18th century
1916.1367Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 254 x 193.1 cm (100 x 76 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.69Silk, satin weave; silk embroideryOverall: 31.8 x 30.5 cm (12 1/2 x 12 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Band from Towel
Italy, Perugia, 16th century
1919.728Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 8.9 x 57.8 cm (3 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Altar Frontal (?)
Italy, 17th century
1916.1450Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 160.8 x 36 cm (63 5/16 x 14 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.529Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 38.5 x 45.8 cm (15 3/16 x 18 1/16 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Valence
Portugal, 18th-19th century
1936.312Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 28.6 x 161.3 cm (11 1/4 x 63 1/2 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
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
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
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
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.513Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 43.5 x 26.4 cm (17 1/8 x 10 3/8 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Pharaoh Being Submerged in the Sea
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.352Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 43.2 cm (7 1/8 x 17 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Banner with Royal Coat of Arms of Great Britain
Great Britain, probably England, 18th century
1916.1548Green silk ground with embroidery; crimson cords and tasselsOverall: 127 x 118.1 cm (50 x 46 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
No image available
Great Britain, probably England, 18th century
1916.1548.aGreen silk ground with embroidery; crimson cords and tasselsOverall: 127 x 118.1 cm (50 x 46 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1943.103Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 38.1 x 38.4 cm (15 x 15 1/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1934.331Embroidery; silk on linenAverage: 24.2 x 44.8 cm (9 1/2 x 17 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Laverne D. Baxter and A. C. DustinCCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1916.1241Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 11.5 x 34.3 cm (4 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur ?, 18th century
1925.502Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 50.2 x 52.7 cm (19 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.840Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 12.7 x 53.3 cm (5 x 21 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Long Sampler
Germany, late 18th century
1942.500Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 101.6 x 30.5 cm (40 x 12 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Sampler Fragment
Netherlands, early 19th century
1942.515Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 44.5 x 66 cm (17 1/2 x 26 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Sampler
Italy, 18th century
1943.109Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 21 x 51.8 cm (8 1/4 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Fragments sewn together to form Cover
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.515Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 141 x 69.3 cm (55 1/2 x 27 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Saddle Cloth
Italy, Abruzzi, 17th-18th century
1924.483Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 288.3 x 26.7 cm (113 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sampler
Spain, 19th century
1942.535Embroidery; silk on linenAverage: 68.6 x 71.1 cm (27 x 28 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.111Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 42.3 x 34 cm (16 5/8 x 13 3/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.107Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 48.3 x 48 cm (19 x 18 7/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Embroidery Picture
America, 19th century
1926.237Embroidery: wool and silkAverage: 28 x 34.3 cm (11 x 13 1/2 in.)Gift of E. F. BrownCCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1943.101Embroidery; silk on linenAverage: 12.4 x 12.7 cm (4 7/8 x 5 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
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
Embroidered Towel
Italy, 17th century or later
1916.1269Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 133 x 93.5 cm (52 3/8 x 36 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.838Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 7.6 x 35.6 cm (3 x 14 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sampler
Germany, Mid 18th century
1923.897Silk embroidery on linenOverall: 52.1 x 27.9 cm (20 1/2 x 11 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Embroidered Blouse Front
Palestine, 19th century
1937.582Embroidery; silk on linenAverage: 36.2 x 35.6 cm (14 1/4 x 14 in.)Gift of Marion A. ParsonsCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Making of Unleavened Bread and the Israelites...
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.353Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 45.4 cm (7 1/8 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Death of the First Born and the Israelites Sent...
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.355Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 50.2 cm (7 1/8 x 19 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1071Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 117 x 106.7 cm (46 1/16 x 42 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Shirt
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1926.490Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 130.8 x 63.5 cm (51 1/2 x 25 in.)Gift of Dr. Henry L. Sanford©
Embroidered Border: The Baking of Unleavened Bread
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.354Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 45.4 cm (7 1/8 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.117Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 39.4 x 33.4 cm (15 1/2 x 13 1/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Skirt
China, late 19th century
1916.1352Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 101 x 129.6 cm (39 3/4 x 51 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, late 16th century
1929.844Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 29.2 x 175.2 cm (11 1/2 x 69 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidery
Switzerland, 17th century
1940.361Embroidery; silk on linenAverage: 255.3 x 63.5 cm (100 1/2 x 25 in.)Gift of Mrs. Chester C. BoltonCCCC0
Embroidered Robe
Turkey, 19th century
1920.742Embroidery; silk on woolOverall: 142.3 x 236.3 cm (56 x 93 1/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Guthrie McConnell and Christie McConnell in memory of their motherCCCC0
Sampler
America, 19th century
1943.118Embroidery, silk on homespunAverage: 46.1 x 27.3 cm (18 1/8 x 10 3/4 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.115Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 29.2 x 29.5 cm (11 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.123Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 34.3 x 33.4 cm (13 1/2 x 13 1/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.124Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 44.2 x 33.7 cm (17 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
England, early 19th century
1943.97Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 43.2 x 30.8 cm (17 x 12 1/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1069Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 116 x 105.5 cm (45 11/16 x 41 9/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Shawl
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.512Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 216.5 x 182.9 cm (85 1/4 x 72 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1925.470Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 48.9 x 19.7 cm (19 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 16th century
1929.839Embroidery; silk on linenOverall: 14 x 39.4 cm (5 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, mid 18th century
1942.514Embroidery; silk on woolOverall: 48.9 x 47 cm (19 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
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©
Woman's Bridal Dress, Tabard
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135.3Embroidery: silk, gilt-metal threadOverall: 111.8 x 73.7 cm (44 x 29 in.)Gift of Elizabeth Wade SedgwickCCCC0
Prayer Mat
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1275Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 47.6 x 32.7 cm (18 3/4 x 12 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Wedding Cap
China, late 19th - early 20th century
1950.347Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 28 x 40.6 cm (11 x 16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Sara Mattsson AnliotCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Italy, 18th century
1916.1451Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 288.3 x 26.7 cm (113 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cushion Cover
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1228Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundAverage: 108.6 x 48.3 cm (42 3/4 x 19 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman's Blouse (Pairan)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1463Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 81.3 x 83 cm (32 x 32 11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1363Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 157.5 x 88.3 cm (62 x 34 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Panel
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1302Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 127 x 94 cm (50 x 37 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.120Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 44.5 x 32.8 cm (17 1/2 x 12 15/16 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Sampler
Scotland, 19th century
1943.106Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasAverage: 38.8 x 31.8 cm (15 1/4 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Apron
England, 18th century
1942.164Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 62.2 x 89.5 cm (24 1/2 x 35 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
han Woman's Coat
China, late 19th century
1916.1356Embroidery, silk and gold threadOverall: 110.5 x 132.1 cm (43 1/2 x 52 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Mandala or Iconographic Panel
Tibet, 18th century
1940.610Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsAverage: 52.4 x 46.4 cm (20 5/8 x 18 1/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Sampler
England, late 18th century
1943.112Embroidery; silk on woolen canvasOverall: 32.2 x 30.5 cm (12 11/16 x 12 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Embroidered Band
Italy, 18th century
1916.1454Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 89.6 x 221.2 cm (35 1/4 x 87 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ecclesiastical Embroidery (Epigonation)
Armenia and Greece, 17th-18th century
1916.1422Embroidery; silk and metallic threadsOverall: 48.2 x 49 cm (19 x 19 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1919.857Silk, gold thread; embroidery: or nuéOverall: 25.3 x 33 cm (9 15/16 x 13 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Mandarin Robe
China, 18th-19th century
1916.1335Gauze weave, silk; embroideryOverall: 133.4 x 208.3 cm (52 1/2 x 82 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Part of a Chasuble Back
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124Silk, gold filé; appliqué, embroidery: couching stitches Velvet: solid pile, silkOverall: 101 x 52.8 cm (39 3/4 x 20 13/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Floral Embroidery
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421Silk, linen; plain weave, embroidery: couch and stem stitchesOverall: 66 x 76.2 cm (26 x 30 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 50.8 x 50.8 cm (20 x 20 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Forehead Cloth
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.231Silk, gold and silver thread, sequins, padding, linen; embroideryOverall: 16.8 x 38.7 cm (6 5/8 x 15 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.71Silk: satin weave; silk and metal thread: embroideryOverall: 25.4 x 25.1 cm (10 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1220Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundAverage: 37.2 x 31.8 cm (14 5/8 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Shawl ("Cadar")
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1940.605Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 188.9 x 139.7 cm (74 3/8 x 55 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Skirt (?)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1073Embroidery, silk thread on silk groundOverall: 222.3 x 57.2 cm (87 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0