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Medium: Embroidery, silk thread on silk ground (42)
Medium: Embroidery, silk thread on silk ground (42)
Embroidery with Birds
China, Tang dynasty
1994.96CCCC0
Chasuble
Germany, Bavaria, last quarter of 17th century
1971.235CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghagra)
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.516CCCC0
Embroidered Stola
Italy, 18th century
1916.1431CCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.833CCCC0
Kerchief
Greece, Northern Islands, Chios ?, late 19th century
1916.832CCCC0
Woman's Robe
China, Liao dynasty
1995.20CCCC0
Part of a Skirt (Ghaghara)
India, Cutch, 18th-19th century
1925.794CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1071CCCC0
Book Cover (Jain ?)
India, Gujarat, 18th-19th century
1925.494CCCC0
Towel
Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 18th century
1956.684CCCC0
Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1069CCCC0
Skirt (?)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1917.1073CCCC0
Shirt
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1926.490©
Fragments sewn together to form Cover
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.515CCCC0
Embroidered Cushion Cover
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1228CCCC0
Woman's Blouse (Pairan)
India, Cutch, 19th century
1916.1463CCCC0
Shawl
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1925.512CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1220CCCC0
Shawl ("Cadar")
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1940.605CCCC0
Coverlet
Ireland, early 19th century
1916.1360CCCC0
No image available
India, Gujarat, 19th century
1943.50CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1317CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1232CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1233CCCC0
Fez
Algeria, early 20th century
1916.1224©
Two Fragments of Embroidery
Spain, Southern, 18th century
1916.1396CCCC0
Fragment of Embroidery
Spain, Southern, 18th century
1916.1396.aCCCC0
Fragment of Embroidery
Spain, Southern, 18th century
1916.1396.bCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1231CCCC0
Embroidered Table Cover
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1230CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1243CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1250CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1240CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1239CCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1246CCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Embroidered Sash ("Uckur")
Turkey or Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros ?, 19th century
1956.317CCCC0
Embroidered Cover (?)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1260CCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1290CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1956.683CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.675CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Thangka with the Seventh Bodhisattva
China, Ming dynasty
1991.2Embroidery, silk and gold thread on silk satin groundOverall: 43.8 x 19.5 cm (17 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.); Mounted: 56.8 x 31.8 cm (22 3/8 x 12 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
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
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
Embroidered Stola
Italy, 18th century
1916.1431Silk and silver thread on silk damask ground; embroideryOverall: 213.3 x 24.8 cm (84 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
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
Woman's Robe
China, Liao dynasty
1995.20Silk and gold thread: embroidery 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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©
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
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
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
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
Coverlet
Ireland, early 19th century
1916.1360Embroidery; silk thread on linen groundOverall: 152.4 x 152.4 cm (60 x 60 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
No image available
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
Embroidered Strip
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1317Embroidery; silk and gold thread on silk groundAverage: 168.9 x 33.7 cm (66 1/2 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1232Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundAverage: 103.2 x 98.5 cm (40 5/8 x 38 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1233Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundAverage: 63.5 x 54 cm (25 x 21 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fez
Algeria, early 20th century
1916.1224Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundOverall: 78.7 x 38.1 cm (31 x 15 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Two Fragments of Embroidery
Spain, Southern, 18th century
1916.1396Embroidery, silk threads on silk ground, linen appliquéAverage: 28 x 43.2 cm (11 x 17 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1231Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundAverage: 99.3 x 102.2 cm (39 1/8 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Table Cover
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1230Embroidery, silk and metallic threads, on silk tabby groundAverage: 102.2 x 97.2 cm (40 1/4 x 38 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1243Embroidery: silk and metallic thread on wool groundAverage: 93.1 x 79.4 cm (36 5/8 x 31 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1250Embroidery: silk and metal threads on linen tabby groundAverage: 147.3 x 54.6 cm (58 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Square
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1240Embroidery: silk and metallic threads on linen tabby groundAverage: 41.9 x 44.2 cm (16 1/2 x 17 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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 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 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 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
Embroidered Sash ("Uckur")
Turkey or Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros ?, 19th century
1956.317Embroidery: silk thread and brass strip hooked through and pressed flat on linen tabby groundAverage: 158.8 x 20.4 cm (62 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Sarah Ann MorrisonCCCC0
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 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
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1956.683Embroidery: silk thread and tinsel pushed through fabric, bent and pressed into place, on linen tabby groundAverage: 129 x 49.9 cm (50 13/16 x 19 5/8 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
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