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Medium: Lampas: silk and gilt-metal thread (104)
Lampas silk cushion cover
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2007.13.1CCCC0
Lampas with dancers and musicians
Iran, Safavid period
1953.17CCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42CCCC0
Brocaded silk with foliate medallions from a kaftan
Turkey, Istanbul, Ottoman period
1924.741CCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period, 17th Century
1926.533CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.907CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.905CCCC0
Brocaded Silk Fragment
Italy, 14th century
1919.29CCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282CCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty
1916.1329CCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.71CCCC0
Embroidered towel
Turkey
1916.1251CCCC0
Wrapper for the Tapestry Scroll Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.bCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910CCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.aCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.bCCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670CCCC0
Semi-formal Court Robe (Jifu)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing period
1983.32CCCC0
Silk Panel with Dragon and Cloud Motif
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiangnan Imperial Factory
1976.1087CCCC0
Noh Robe (Kataginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.2CCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152CCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13CCCC0
Border
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.137CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.132CCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186©
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.133CCCC0
Textile Panel
Italy, 17th century
1921.134CCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1926.532CCCC0
Chaperon (Hood)
Spain, late 17th century
1916.1383CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.72CCCC0
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Lucca or Venice ?, first half 15th century
1926.508CCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.559CCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.443CCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.442CCCC0
Unfinished robe
China, Qing Dynasty
1917.64CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, Perugia, 16th-17th century
1920.1463CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.702CCCC0
Cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1389CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.104CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.1CCCC0
Stole
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.2CCCC0
Burse(Corporal Case)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.3CCCC0
Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.4CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Japan, 19th century
1920.767CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Tver province, 18th- 19th century
1931.109CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, 20th century
1916.1211©
Fragment with maritime scene
Iran, Safavid Period
1928.651CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, early 20th century
1916.1210©
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.700CCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533CCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465CCCC0
Metal Embroidery
India, early 20th century
1916.1480©
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.110CCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.909CCCC0
Fragment with peacocks and inscription
Iraq, probably Baghdad, Seljuq period
1938.300CCCC0
Man's Cap
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1942.165CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.70CCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Spain, 18th century
1953.298CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1250CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Mantle for a Statue of the Virgin with Lotus Blossoms and Medallions
Egypt and Spain
1939.40Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 70.5 x 111.2 cm (27 3/4 x 43 3/4 in.); Mounted: 78.1 x 119.4 cm (30 3/4 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with falconer and attendant in animated lattice, from a...
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.239Velvet, brocaded and pile-warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 79.4 x 66.7 cm (31 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with roundels of the image of Christ in benedictory pose
Turkey, Bursa, Ottoman period
1916.1423Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 36.7 x 33.7 cm (14 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lampas silk cushion cover
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2007.13.1Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 136.8 x 66.6 cm (53 7/8 x 26 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Lampas with dancers and musicians
Iran, Safavid period
1953.17Lampas, brocaded: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 87.7 x 52.1 cm (34 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42Velvet, brocaded and pile-warp substitution: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 157.5 x 73.7 cm (62 x 29 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ogival lattice with horizontal design
Turkey, Bursa
1916.1679Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 134.7 x 64.2 cm (53 1/16 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lampas with floral medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
1946.419Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 109.2 x 66.7 cm (43 x 26 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile with field of poppies on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
1926.22Twill weave with supplementary weft, stamped: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 82 x 66.7 cm (32 5/16 x 26 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with scenes of wild animals
Iran, Safavid Period
1939.38Lampas, brocaded: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 55.4 x 28.5 cm (21 13/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with carnations
Turkey, Bursa
1984.27Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-and-silver-metal threadOverall: 128 x 67 cm (50 3/8 x 26 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. James Albert Ford, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., The John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust, Mrs. Hermon A. Kelley, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. John L. Severance, Mrs. Harry Stratton, and J. H. Wade by exchangeCCCC0
Brocaded silk with foliate medallions from a kaftan
Turkey, Istanbul, Ottoman period
1924.741Lampas: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 104.7 x 48.3 cm (41 1/4 x 19 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period, 17th Century
1926.533Brocaded gilt- and silver-metal thread; cotton warp, cotton and silk wefts; silk pile, asymmetrical knot, 295 per sq. in.Average: 205.7 x 142.3 cm (81 x 56 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Shaped horse trapping
India
1927.376Velvet, brocaded and pile warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 26.1 x 23.5 cm (10 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 180.7 x 128.3 cm (71 1/8 x 50 1/2 in.); Mounted: 185.4 x 134 cm (73 x 52 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet panel with Italianate pattern
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2003.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 173 x 241.5 cm (68 1/8 x 95 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Floral striped silk on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
2003.96Samite: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 50.1 x 27.5 cm (19 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.907Lampas weave, silk and metal threadOverall: 25.4 x 50.8 cm (10 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.905Lampas weave, silk and metal threadOverall: 40.7 x 24.8 cm (16 x 9 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Lampas with compressed undulating vines
Turkey, Bursa
1915.676Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 109.2 x 75.2 cm (43 x 29 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Lampas with double ogival floral pattern on checkered ground
Turkey, Istanbul
1918.194Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 49 x 62.3 cm (19 5/16 x 24 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Bed cover with floral medallion pattern
India, Deccan
1916.1359Plain weave, quilted: cotton; embroidery, couched laid work: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 251.5 x 330.2 cm (99 x 130 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocaded Silk Fragment
Italy, 14th century
1919.29Lampas weave, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 41.9 x 15.2 cm (16 1/2 x 6 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279Tapestry weave, double interlocked: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 309.9 x 64.8 cm (122 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 138.4 x 65.4 cm (54 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.); Mounted: 134.6 x 63.5 cm (53 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sleeve with birds in blossoming bushes
Iran
1940.486Taqueté: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 19.7 x 52.1 cm (7 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276Plain weave: linen; embroidery, chain stitch: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 148.5 x 157 cm (58 7/16 x 61 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lampas fragment with blossoms in ogival lattice
Iran, Safavid Period
1915.666Lampas: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 114.3 x 68.6 cm (45 x 27 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty
1916.1329Silk and metal thread; slit tapestry weave (kesi)Overall: 29.5 x 31.3 cm (11 5/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadOverall: 92 x 92.5 cm (36 1/4 x 36 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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 towel
Turkey
1916.1251Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadAverage: 129.5 x 55.9 cm (51 x 22 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Wrapper for the Tapestry Scroll Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.bSilk and metal thread: tapestry weave, painted with ink and colorsWarp: 76.2 cm (30 in.); weft: 93.3 cm (36 3/4 in.); Overall: 55.5 x 55 cm (21 7/8 x 21 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2001.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 158.2 x 63 cm (62 5/16 x 24 13/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910Lampas weave (?), silk and metal threadOverall: 22.5 x 13.5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.aLampas weave (?), silk and metal threadOverall: 22.5 x 13.5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.bLampas weave (?), silk and metal threadOverall: 21.6 x 14 cm (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670Central panel plain weave (paired weft): silk and metal thread; tapestry weave borderOverall: 58.4 x 120.7 cm (23 x 47 1/2 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
Silk Panel with Dragon and Cloud Motif
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiangnan Imperial Factory
1976.1087Silk and metal thread: Jacquard weaveOverall: 373.4 x 71.1 cm (147 x 28 in.)Gift of C. L. BurtonCCCC0
Noh Robe (Kataginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.2Brocade; silk and metal threadOverall: 105.4 x 66.7 cm (41 1/2 x 26 1/4 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152Satin weave, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 170.2 x 102.2 cm (67 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Turban cover
Turkey
1916.1481Plain weave: silk; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadAverage: 109.3 x 109.3 cm (43 1/16 x 43 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13Twill weave: wool; embroidery, chain stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 183 x 119.4 cm (72 1/16 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered envelope with closures
Turkey
1916.1294Satin weave: silk; embroidery, couched stitches: gilt-metal thread and cottonAverage: 91.5 x 95.9 cm (36 x 37 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve with rose bushes and butterflies
Iran, Safavid Period
1924.744Taqueté ground with twill pattern, brocaded: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 26 x 46.5 cm (10 1/4 x 18 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.137Plain weave silk (est.) ground with polychrome silk (est.) and metal thread chain stitch embroidery; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimsOverall: 28 x 93 cm (11 x 36 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with animals in squares
probably Iran
1929.905Lampas and taqueté: silk and metal threadOverall: 23.2 x 10.7 cm (9 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.132Plain weave linen (est.) with polychrome wool (est.) and metal thread chain stitch embroidery; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimOverall: 38 x 43 cm (14 15/16 x 16 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186Tapestry weave with weft-bundle floats; wool, silk and metal threadOverall: 343 x 598 cm (135 1/16 x 235 7/16 in.)Gift of the Trammell Crow Family©
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.133Plain weave linen (est.) ground with polychrome wool (est.) and metal thread chain stitch embroidery; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimOverall: 37 x 43 cm (14 9/16 x 16 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Panel
Italy, 17th century
1921.134Plain compound satin; silk and metal threadOverall: 64.3 x 150.6 cm (25 5/16 x 59 5/16 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558Circular fan; copper alloy, silk, metal thread, and paperDiameter: 25.6 cm (10 1/16 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1926.532Plain compound satin; silk and metal threadOverall: 130.8 x 56.8 cm (51 1/2 x 22 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Mary B. OtisCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with chintamani design
Turkey, Bursa
1943.313Velvet, brocaded: silk and silver-metal threadAverage: 82.5 x 25.4 cm (32 1/2 x 10 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Sash with floral field and end panels on a gold ground
Iran
1916.1309Taqueté with discontinuous wefts: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 449.5 x 59.7 cm (176 15/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chaperon (Hood)
Spain, late 17th century
1916.1383Silk and metal threadsOverall: 45 x 52.7 cm (17 11/16 x 20 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674Plain weave and tapestry weave: silk and metal threadOverall: 6.4 x 52.1 cm (2 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Lucca or Venice ?, first half 15th century
1926.508Velvet (cut, voided, brocaded); silk and metal threadOverall: 41.9 x 59.4 cm (16 1/2 x 23 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.559Circular fan; copper alloy, silk, metal thread, and paperDiameter: 29.9 cm (11 3/4 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193Brocade; silk and metal threadOverall: 19.2 x 20.1 cm (7 9/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.443Plain-weave linen with silk and metal thread embroidery; or nué techniqueOverall: 24.7 x 62 cm (9 3/4 x 24 7/16 in.)Gift of Max Littwitz in memory of Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245Woven silk and metal threads, cottonOverall: 52 x 157.5 cm (20 1/2 x 62 in.)Gift of Doris and Ed WienerCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.442Plain-weave linen with silk and metal thread embroidery; or nué techniqueOverall: 24.6 x 60.6 cm (9 11/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Gift of Max Littwitz in memory of Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Unfinished robe
China, Qing Dynasty
1917.64Silk with silk and metal thread embroideryOverall: 314.8 x 157.5 cm (123 15/16 x 62 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John LowmanCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, Perugia, 16th-17th century
1920.1463Satin, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 18.4 x 48.9 cm (7 1/4 x 19 1/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.702Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and metal threadOverall: 31.8 x 6.4 cm (12 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1389Velvet, brocaded: silk and metal threadAverage: 121.3 x 59.1 cm (47 3/4 x 23 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.104Cotton or linen (est.) straight (continuous) bobbin lace (Vologda tape lace). The tape forms figural or plant motifs outlined with gimp (heavy cord) with a monochrome plaited ground (metal thread or linen (est.) linking the tape; applied silk (est.) and metal thread ribbonOverall: 35.5 x 46 cm (14 x 18 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble, Stole, Burse(Corporal Case), and Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443Woven polychrome silk and gilt metal threads, cut and uncut velvetOverall: 106 x 68.3 cm (41 3/4 x 26 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.1Woven polychrome silk and gilt metal threads, cut and uncut velvetOverall: 106 x 68.3 cm (41 3/4 x 26 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Stole
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.2Cut and uncut velvet, silk, metal threadOverall: 221.6 x 19.5 cm (87 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Burse(Corporal Case)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.3Cut and uncut silk velvet, metal thread laceOverall: 26.1 x 26.1 cm (10 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.4Cut and uncut silk velvet, metal thread laceOverall: 87.6 x 22.2 cm (34 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Japan, 19th century
1920.767Compound weave: silk and metal thread weftAverage: 28 x 21 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Tver province, 18th- 19th century
1931.109Cotton or linen (est.) straight (continuous) bobbin lace; ground with interspersed motifs of plant and animal forms in plain weave outlined with metal thread; applied silk (est.) ribbonsOverall: 32.5 x 48.5 cm (12 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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©
Fragment with maritime scene
Iran, Safavid Period
1928.651Double cloth: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 15.9 x 12.1 cm (6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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©
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and metal threadOverall: 25.4 x 50.8 cm (10 x 20 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.700Brocade; ecru cotton ground, silk and metal threadOverall: 14.6 x 17.2 cm (5 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533Silk velvet with metal thread embroidered valance and passementerieOverall: 241.9 x 161 cm (95 1/4 x 63 3/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. James ParmeleeCCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and metal threadOverall: 92.7 x 9.8 cm (36 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Metal Embroidery
India, early 20th century
1916.1480Silk net with metal thread, embroidery and sequinsOverall: 228.6 x 109.2 cm (90 x 43 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703Brocade; sateen ground with silk and metal threadOverall: 12.7 x 3.8 cm (5 x 1 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.110Cotton or linen (est.); straight (continuous) bobbin lace (Vologda tape lace). The tape forms figural or plants motifs outlined with gimp (heavy cord) with a polychrome plaited ground linking the tape; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimOverall: 45.7 x 42.9 cm (18 x 16 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.909Plain compound cloth, brocaded and couched; silk and metal threadOverall: 62.2 x 16.5 cm (24 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with peacocks and inscription
Iraq, probably Baghdad, Seljuq period
1938.300Plain weave: silk warp and cotton weft (mulham); embroidery, couched and split stitches: silk, gilt and silver threadOverall: 31.5 x 40.5 cm (12 3/8 x 15 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Man's Cap
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1942.165Embroidery; silk and silver gilt thread on linenOverall: 16 x 18 x 18 cm (6 5/16 x 7 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Section of Silk Fabric with Falconers Amid Rose Bushes
Iran, Safavid period
1949.467Silk and silver-metal thread: twill weave with complementary and discontinuous weftOverall: 47.7 x 47.7 cm (18 3/4 x 18 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.70Silk, satin weave; silk, gold metal thread, and peacock feather embroideryOverall: 31.1 x 31.1 cm (12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Silk Fragment
Spain, 18th century
1953.298Fancy satin, brocaded: silk and metal threadsAverage: 97.8 x 55.9 cm (38 1/2 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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 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