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Celestial Musician
Central Asia, 14th century
1987.145CCCC0
Embroidered Collar
America, 19th century
1914.1CCCC0
Gray Morning
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1967.201©
All Whites
Mariska Karasz (American, 1898-1960)
1954.287©
Woman's Dress
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, Tilos ?, 18th century
1933.439CCCC0
Head Veil
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1952.189CCCC0
The Resurrection, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal:
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904CCCC0
Bedspread
India, Goa, 17th-18th century
1969.295CCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.18CCCC0
Sleeve (?)
Greece, Thrace, Sarakatsani People, 19th century
1937.18CCCC0
Rumal (Handkerchief)
India, Punjab, Chamba, 18th century
1916.1208CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Greece, 18th century
1972.223CCCC0
Towel End with Beaded Borders
Mexico, early 19th century
1945.81CCCC0
#17
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1992.364©
Portion of a Flounce
Italy, 19th century
1950.143CCCC0
Collar
France or Switzerland, 19th century
1936.263CCCC0
Fragment of Embroidered Cloth
England or Ireland, 18th century
1936.91CCCC0
Flounce
France, early 19th century
1936.69CCCC0
Baby's Long Dress
France, 19th century
1943.447CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1943.113CCCC0
Sampler
Netherlands, late 19th century
1943.98CCCC0
Part of a Curtain (Two Widths)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.20CCCC0
Sampler
America, Pennsylvania Dutch, 19th century
1943.105CCCC0
Collar
France or Switzerland, 19th century
1944.281CCCC0
Untitled
Dorothy Ruddick (American, 1925-)
1996.203©
Sampler
Germany, late 19th century
1943.116CCCC0
Tapis (Garment)
Indonesia, Sumatra, Lampung, 19th century
1983.215CCCC0
Double Collar
America, 19th century
1939.58CCCC0
Head Shawl (Phulkari)
India, Punjab, 19th century
1925.475CCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.162©
Stand Cover
France, 20th century
1968.155©
Strip
Denmark, late 19th century
1928.191CCCC0
Table Cloth
Turkey, Late 18th- Early 19th century
1951.184CCCC0
Chyrpy (cloak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1916.1468CCCC0
Embroidered Floral Panel
Queen Mary (British, 1867-1953)
1949.163©
Sampler
Italy, 19th century
1942.533CCCC0
Kantha
India, Bengal, 19th century
1996.350CCCC0
Pair of Political Party Molas (for front and back of a woman's blouse)
Panama, San Blas Islands, Cuna Indians, 20th century
2010.801©
Bag
Turkey
1957.7CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1917.34CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1945.79CCCC0
Handkerchief
France, 19th century
1944.322CCCC0
Bag
Turkey, 20th century
1957.6©
Fragment of a Shirt Front
Turkey, 19th century
1977.189CCCC0
Kantha (Ceremonial Quilt)
India, East Bengal, 19th century
1960.274CCCC0
Cap
Africa, Zanzibar, 20th century
1940.18©
Embroidered Collar
Madeira ?, late 19th century
1928.224CCCC0
Sampler
Norway, 19th century
1943.95CCCC0
Skirt Panel (?)
India, Cutch, early 20th century
1925.510©
Fragment of "Aleuj" Embroidery
Morocco, Fez, early 20th century
1930.139©
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
Embroidered Pillow Case
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1939.452CCCC0
Sampler
England, 19th century
1942.503CCCC0
Cushion or Divan Cover
Azerbaijan, 17th-18th century
1916.1310CCCC0
Cover
Algeria, early 20th century
1916.1314©
Collar
Madeira ?, 19th century
1928.223©
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, early 20th century
1916.1473©
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
Border Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.478CCCC0
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1956.594CCCC0
Blouse in Four Pieces
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380CCCC0
Blouse in Four Pieces (Sleeve)
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.cCCCC0
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
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1262CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 18th-19th century
1925.496CCCC0
Sampler
Morocco, Salé, 19th century
1929.842CCCC0
Border Fragment with Birds and Flowers
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.481CCCC0
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
Panel, Probably from a Curtain
Uzbekistan, Bukhara, 19th century
1918.27CCCC0
Band for Edge of Mattress
Morocco, Fez, 18th-19th century
1920.1282CCCC0
Head Shawl ("Phulkari")
India, Punjab, 19th century
1940.595CCCC0
Blouse
Spain, 17th century
1919.729CCCC0
Wedding Veil
Tajikistan, Tajik tribe, 19th century
1916.1235CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, early 20th century
1916.1210©
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.682CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, 20th century
1916.1211©
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.676CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey ?, 19th century
1956.686CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1249CCCC0
Embroidered Shawl
Turkey, 18th century
1916.1261CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, mid 18th century
1956.681CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Havlu)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1239CCCC0
Part of a Woman's Dress
India, Cutch, 19th - early 20th century
1950.144CCCC0
Embroidered Textile
Turkey, 18th-19th century
1916.1246CCCC0
Handkerchief
Russia or France, Early 19th century
1936.732CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.685CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Spain, Period of Isabella II (1833-1868), 19th Century
1919.791CCCC0
Ceremonial Dance Kilt
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Hopi or Rio Grande), Post-Contact, Early Period
1928.232CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Spain, 18th-19th century
1919.792CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
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
Chakla: Cloth used to Wrap Articles of Bride's Dowry, or as a Hanging
India, Kathiawar, 19th century
1916.1460Embroidery; cottonOverall: 76.2 x 75.6 cm (30 x 29 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Collar
America, 19th century
1914.1Embroidery and drawn work: cottonAverage: 54.6 x 41.9 cm (21 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Olin Freeman TowerCCCC0
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©
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©
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
Head Veil
India, Lucknow, late 19th century
1952.189Embroidery (chikan) and drawnwork; cottonOverall: 232.4 x 41.9 cm (91 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lewis H. CowlesCCCC0
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
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
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
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
Towel End with Beaded Borders
Mexico, early 19th century
1945.81Embroidery; cottonOverall: 47.2 x 42.9 cm (18 9/16 x 16 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Nadine S. PopeCCCC0
#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©
Portion of a Flounce
Italy, 19th century
1950.143Embroidery; cottonOverall: 50.2 x 193.1 cm (19 3/4 x 76 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Collar
France or Switzerland, 19th century
1936.263Embroidery; cottonOverall: 55.9 x 6.7 cm (22 x 2 5/8 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of Embroidered Cloth
England or Ireland, 18th century
1936.91Embroidery; cottonOverall: 86.4 x 113 cm (34 x 44 1/2 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Flounce
France, early 19th century
1936.69Embroidery; cottonOverall: 43.2 x 326.4 cm (17 x 128 1/2 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
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
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
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
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
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
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©
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
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
Double Collar
America, 19th century
1939.58Embroidery; cotton mullOverall: 54 x 81.3 cm (21 1/4 x 32 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charles B. GleasonCCCC0
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
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©
Stand Cover
France, 20th century
1968.155Cotton, linen, embroidery, laceOverall: 64.8 x 55.3 cm (25 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. E. Norris©
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
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
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
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©
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
Kantha
India, Bengal, 19th century
1996.350Embroidery and quilting, cottonOverall: 224.2 x 134.6 cm (88 1/4 x 53 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Pair of Political Party Molas (for front and back of a woman's blouse)
Panama, San Blas Islands, Cuna Indians, 20th century
2010.801Appliqué, replique, embroidery; cotton;Overall: 67.3 x 44.5 cm (26 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.)Gift of Jeanne Marie Stumpf, Ph.D.©
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
Shawl
India, Punjab, 19th century
1917.34Embroidery (phulkari); cottonOverall: 265.4 x 152.4 cm (104 1/2 x 60 in.)Gift of Mrs. James J. TracyCCCC0
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
Handkerchief
France, 19th century
1944.322Embroidery; cotton on linenOverall: 45.7 x 43.2 cm (18 x 17 in.)Gift of Adaline R. BarstowCCCC0
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
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
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. Treadway©
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
Sampler
Norway, 19th century
1943.95Embroidery; silk and cotton on linenAverage: 24.1 x 22.3 cm (9 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
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 Fund©
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. Seaver©
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: 65.4 x 111.8 cm (25 3/4 x 44 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
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
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
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. Wade©
Collar
Madeira ?, 19th century
1928.223Plain weave linen? or cotton? with embroideryOverall: 30 x 49.5 cm (11 13/16 x 19 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Charlotte C. Clark©
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. Wade©
Skirt Border and Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Skirt Border
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11.1Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 48.9 x 150.5 cm (19 1/4 x 59 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sleeve
Greece, Dodecanese Islands, 18th century
1927.11.2Embroidery: silk on cotton tabby groundOverall: 55.3 x 24.2 cm (21 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
Blouse in Four Pieces (Sleeve)
Philippines, 19th century
1943.380.cEmbroidery in white cotton on piña clothOverall: 45.8 x 92.1 cm (18 1/16 x 36 1/4 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
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
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
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
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
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
Blouse
Spain, 17th century
1919.729Plain weave cotton? or linen? wtih embroideryOverall: 50 x 178 cm (19 11/16 x 70 1/16 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
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
Embroidered Strip
India, early 20th century
1916.1210Embroidery; cotton, metal and silk thread, sequinsOverall: 79.4 x 29.2 cm (31 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
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 Strip
India, 20th century
1916.1211Embroidery; cotton, metal and silk thread, sequinsOverall: 83.8 x 25.4 cm (33 x 10 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
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
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, 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
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
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
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 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
Handkerchief
Russia or France, Early 19th century
1936.732Embroidered cottonOverall: 66 x 71.8 cm (26 x 28 1/4 in.)Gift of R. Livingston Ireland, Jr. in memory of his mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
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 Fragment
Spain, Period of Isabella II (1833-1868), 19th Century
1919.791Embroidered cottonAverage: 11.5 x 21 cm (4 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Ceremonial Dance Kilt
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Hopi or Rio Grande), Post-Contact, Early Period
1928.232Warp face plain weave handspun cotton with embroidery: wool (handspun)Overall: 56 x 123 cm (22 1/16 x 48 7/16 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Spain, 18th-19th century
1919.792Embroidered cottonAverage: 23.5 x 21.3 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0