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Medium: Linen (1355)
Medium: Linen (1355)
Funerary Portrait of a Woman
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine
1971.136CCCC0
Funerary Portrait of a Man
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine, early 2nd century AD
1971.135CCCC0
The Principal Wife
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2011.32©
Escargots (group)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49©
Escargots (1)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.1©
Escargots (2)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.2©
Escargots (3)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.3©
Escargots (4)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.4©
Escargots (5)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.5©
Escargots (6)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.6©
Escargots (7)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.7©
Escargots (8)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.8©
Escargots (9)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.9©
Escargots (10)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.10©
Escargots (11)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.11©
Escargots (12)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.12©
Escargots (13)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.13©
Escargots (14)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.14©
Escargots (15)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.15©
Escargots (16)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.16©
Escargots (17)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49.17©
Untitled
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39©
Duvor (Doves)
Lisbet Jobs (Swedish, 1909-1961) and 1 other
1956.415©
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, 5th century, Byzantine period
1950.147CCCC0
Antiochus and Stratonice
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780-1867)
1966.13CCCC0
Primavera [II]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.184©
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38CCCC0
Floral Textile
Constance Irving (British) and 1 other
1926.560©
Samara [I]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.187©
Venetian Lace Table Setting
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemats (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.12©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Runner
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkins (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.12©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doillies (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.12©
Birds and Flowers Textile
Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (British, 1857-1941) and 1 other
1926.561©
Aralia (Seerose)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.19©
Complete Fragment #9
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.29©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.845CCCC0
Honeysuckle
William Morris (British, 1834-1896)
1937.697CCCC0
Abstract Design
Gregory Brown (British, 1887-1941) and 1 other
1926.563©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.907CCCC0
Egyptian Family (Sketch for "The Battle of the Pyramids")
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17.2CCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21CCCC0
Altar Cloth
Germany, Altenberg on the Lahn, Premonstratensian Convent, 14th century
1948.352CCCC0
Handwoven Linen
Sweden, Dalarna, Mora, 20th century
1965.73©
Study for the Ford Foundation Installation
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1999.165©
Textile with Two Sisters
Sweden, 1900s
1953.80©
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118©
The Silhouette Bird
Take Sato (British) and 1 other
1926.562©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.a©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.b©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.c©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.d©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.e©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.f©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.g©
Linen Blouse
Hungary
1918.568CCCC0
Untitled
Françoise Grossen (Swiss, 1943-)
1996.181©
Cap
Germany, 19th century
1971.1127CCCC0
Forty Five Divided by Nine
Dorothy Ceruti (American, 1932-)
1984.72©
White Linen Textile
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.110CCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.402CCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.401CCCC0
White Linen Piece
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.109CCCC0
Towel
America, 20th century
1930.298CCCC0
Gold Cloth Garment
India, early 20th century
1918.46©
Ros och Lilja (Rose and Lily)
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1956.414©
Micro Hafiz
Daniel Graffin (French, 1938-)
1996.180©
Eccentric Chamber
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1996.199©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.409CCCC0
Markelius
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1948.493©
Decorative Band
Africa, North Africa, Morocco, Azemmour, Moroccan embroiderer
1916.1244CCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.110CCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Anne Frank
Keith Mayerson (American, b. 1966)
2008.14©
Melodi (Melody)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1947.212©
Panel for a Headdress
Russia, Tambov province
1931.75CCCC0
Textile with Fall Leaves
possibly by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909-2002) and 1 other
1953.79©
Headdress (beniqa)
Africa, North Africa, Algeria, Algerian embroiderer
1916.1221CCCC0
Vågorna (Waves)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1953.78©
Panel
Russia, Tambov province
1931.72CCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Raff
Viola Gråsten (Swedish, born Finland, 1910-1994) and 1 other
1954.200©
Tunic Fragment with Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.270CCCC0
Bonad (Hanging Tapestry): copy of “Carl Hanson, Leksand, 1801”
Leksands Hemslöjdsforening (Swedish, est. 1904) and 1 other
1954.254©
Under Ekvatorn (Beneath the Equator)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.202©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1025CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1026CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1027CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1023CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1024CCCC0
Textile
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.19©
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1CCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.aCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.bCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.cCCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.135CCCC0
Textile Fragment of Painted Linen
America, Massachusetts, Ashfield, early 19th Century
1935.112CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period
2000.5CCCC0
Gobelin
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1952.180©
Knitted Lace Sampler
Italy, Sienna, 19th century
1942.534CCCC0
Panel
Russia, Tambov province
1931.71CCCC0
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250CCCC0
Curtain
Africa, North Africa, Tunisia, Djerba, Tunisian weaver(s) and embroiderer
1916.1361CCCC0
Curtain
Africa, North Africa, Tunisia, Djerba, Tunisian weaver(s) and embroiderer
1916.1361.aCCCC0
Curtain
Africa, North Africa, Tunisia, Djerba, Tunisian weaver(s) and embroiderer
1916.1361.bCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Flounce: Punto di Milano
Italy, Milan ?, 18th century
1923.997CCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Long Sampler
Germany, late 18th century
1942.500CCCC0
Darning Sampler
Willemijntje Elisabeth Wakker (Dutch, b. 1875)
1943.110CCCC0
Baranquilla
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.201©
Fragment
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1938.376©
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38CCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.aCCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.bCCCC0
Fragment, with Sleeve Band, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 4th - 6th century
1914.526CCCC0
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period
1951.400CCCC0
Man's Cap
Denmark, 17th century
1942.167CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, Dynasty 18
1922.511CCCC0
Headcloth
Albania, 19th century
1918.24CCCC0
Bedspread
Hungary, Kalotaszeg
1923.513CCCC0
Poems
Yi Ha-eung (Korean, 1820-1898)
8.2019©
Blue Bathers
Chris Ofili (British, b. 1968)
35.2014©
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Cube, Promissory Note
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2003.427©
Machine Lace Collar
Flanders, 19th century
1957.134CCCC0
Machine Lace Scarf
Belgium, Brussels, 19th century
1957.133CCCC0
Copperplate Printed Linen
England, 18th century
1940.25CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061CCCC0
Linen Textile: "Borodale"
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1948.491©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.428CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138CCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Bedspread
Italy, Sicily, 17th-18th century
1916.1470CCCC0
Newburgh from the Frederick Delano Garden
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.20©
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.322CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Embroidered Annunciation Scene
Unassigned, 20th century
1938.252CCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30CCCC0
Oblation
Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)
1993.164©
Kirschzweige (Cherry Branches)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.20©
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.321CCCC0
Mirakel (Miracle)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.183©
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Cotton
France, Jouy, 18th century
1927.411CCCC0
Long Sampler
England, 17th century
1942.506CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period
1916.1980CCCC0
Hellbrunn
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.182©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.e©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.a©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.b©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.c©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.d©
Old Glory
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2005.131©
Textile with Flora
Italy or Spain, 16th century
1954.321CCCC0
Fragment with Wide Circular Pattern
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1125CCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86CCCC0
Signs in the Sand: Blue Horizon
Egils Rozenbergs (Latvian, 1948-)
2011.41©
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.143CCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Embroidered Panel: Holy Kinship
Germany or Switzerland, 16th century
1979.1CCCC0
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503CCCC0
Textile
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.616©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255CCCC0
Antscha - Pink and Blue
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.181©
Antscha - Yellow and Green
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.180©
Sherwood Forest (Pattern No. 2519)
Liebhold Wallach Inc.
1952.313©
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278CCCC0
Segmenta (2 of 2)
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267CCCC0
World of Space
Morton-Sundour & Co
1965.604CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379CCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257CCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550CCCC0
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, Beautiran ?, late 18th century
1929.5CCCC0
Flight and Escape
Elsie Krummeck (American) and 1 other
1952.410©
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268CCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 1 other
1944.133CCCC0
Needlepoint Lace (Punto Argentan) Edging
Scuola Merletti di Burano, Italy, Venice, 20th Century
1936.253CCCC0
Turban end with tiraz
Egypt, Tinnis, Fatimid period, datable to 983-90
1950.354CCCC0
Design 101
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.617©
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20CCCC0
The Resurrection, from an Altar Frontal
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23CCCC0
Textile Fragment
America, 20th century
1951.16©
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
Vertebrates
Elenhank Designers, Inc. (American, est. 1946)
1952.398©
Fish
America, New York, 20th century
1953.38©
Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, 16th century
1920.1240CCCC0
Needlepoint Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1930.656CCCC0
Floral Panel, Probably from a Curtain
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421CCCC0
Alb
Spain: embroidered linen; Flanders: bobbin lace (Point d’Angleterre) flounce
1920.1260CCCC0
Striped tiraz
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Mustansir
1950.528CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547CCCC0
Spade-shaped Ornament
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.377CCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1914.564CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530CCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Vines and Leaves
Italy, 17th century
1936.223CCCC0
Fragment of Square Ornament with a Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.276CCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern
Italy, Venice, 16th century
1920.1101CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295CCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152CCCC0
Fragment of an Oval Segmentum
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1983.269CCCC0
Elements (mustard/black)
L. Anton Maix Fabrics (American) and 1 other
2012.82©
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531CCCC0
Fragment of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Funerary Portrait of a Woman
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine
1971.136Encaustic on linenOverall: 26 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Funerary Portrait of a Man
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine, early 2nd century AD
1971.135Encaustic on linenOverall: 24.8 x 19 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Principal Wife
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2011.32Linen, rayon, acrylic yarnsOverall: 254 x 203.2 x 20.4 cm (100 x 80 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of Watson K. Blair©
Bonad (Wall Hanging): copy of “Om Jesu Christi på ena åsna (Christ on a...
Hans Prins (Swedish, 1908-1999) and 1 other
1954.255Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 96.5 x 155.6 cm (38 x 61 1/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Escargots (group)
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2012.49Industrial-weight linen, dyed, wrapped around flat strips of corkOverall: 10.8 x 61 cm (4 1/4 x 24 in.)Gift of Melvin Bedrick©
Untitled
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39Linen, cotton, metal, wood; warp-faced plain weave with appliquéd blue jean fragments and buttonsOverall: 200.2 x 66.3 cm (78 13/16 x 26 1/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Duvor (Doves)
Lisbet Jobs (Swedish, 1909-1961) and 1 other
1956.415Handprinted plain weave linenOverall: 90.2 x 73.7 cm (35 1/2 x 29 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, 5th century, Byzantine period
1950.147Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament: linenOverall: 82.2 x 60 cm (32 3/8 x 23 5/8 in.); Mounted: 90.2 x 67.9 cm (35 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Antiochus and Stratonice
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780-1867)
1966.13Oil on linenFramed: 74.5 x 91.5 x 11 cm (29 5/16 x 36 x 4 5/16 in.); Unframed: 48.1 x 63.9 cm (18 15/16 x 25 3/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Primavera [II]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.184Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 95.7 x 77.9 cm (37 11/16 x 30 11/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.5 x 20.4 cm (9 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Floral Textile
Constance Irving (British) and 1 other
1926.560Cretonne; machine roller printedOverall: 351.8 x 78.7 cm (138 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Samara [I]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.187Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 69.9 x 127 cm (27 1/2 x 50 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Venetian Lace Table Setting
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37Linen, needle laceGift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Birds and Flowers Textile
Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (British, 1857-1941) and 1 other
1926.561Cretonne; wood roller printedOverall: 317.5 x 80 cm (125 x 31 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Aralia (Seerose)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.19Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 74.5 x 80.8 cm (29 5/16 x 31 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edd A. Ruggles©
Fragments of Egyptian Mummy Wrappings fround in Senbi Coffin
Egypt, Middle Kingdom
1914.716.fLinen; plain weaveOverall: 19 x 25.5 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Complete Fragment #9
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.29Woven; linen, gold filé, horsehair, paintOverall: 22.9 x 19.1 x 2.6 cm (9 x 7 1/2 x 1 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.845Block printing on linen tabby groundOverall: 15.3 x 17.2 cm (6 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Honeysuckle
William Morris (British, 1834-1896)
1937.697Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 87 x 90.5 cm (34 1/4 x 35 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Henry ChisholmCCCC0
Abstract Design
Gregory Brown (British, 1887-1941) and 1 other
1926.563Hand block printed on linenOverall: 366.4 x 128.3 cm (144 1/4 x 50 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.907Block printing on linen tabby groundOverall: 11.5 x 19.1 cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
General Jean-Baptiste Kléber and Egyptian Family (Sketches for "The...
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17Oil on linenFramed: 377.2 x 126 x 12 cm (148 1/2 x 49 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.); Unframed: 352.1 x 97.8 cm (138 5/8 x 38 1/2 in.); Former: 306 x 98 cm (120 1/2 x 38 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21Tapestry weave with supplementary weftwrapping; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 25.4 x 24.8 cm (10 x 9 3/4 in.); Mounted: 38.1 x 38.1 cm (15 x 15 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Altar Cloth
Germany, Altenberg on the Lahn, Premonstratensian Convent, 14th century
1948.352Embroidery: linenOverall: 154.3 x 374.5 cm (60 3/4 x 147 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Handwoven Linen
Sweden, Dalarna, Mora, 20th century
1965.73LinenOverall: 77 x 68.5 cm (30 5/16 x 26 15/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Agnes Geijer©
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1941.293Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 7.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Study for the Ford Foundation Installation
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1999.165Linen ground with inset linen threadOverall: 45.7 x 38.1 x 2.5 cm (18 x 15 x 1 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Textile with Two Sisters
Sweden, 1900s
1953.80Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 91.5 x 125 cm (36 x 49 3/16 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118Needle-manipulated fiber; burlap, cotton floss and linen threads on natural linenOverall: 52.7 x 153.3 x 12.7 cm (20 3/4 x 60 3/8 x 5 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec Ward©
The Silhouette Bird
Take Sato (British) and 1 other
1926.562Hand block printed on linenOverall: 361.9 x 128.3 cm (142 1/2 x 50 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142Network and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Linen Blouse
Hungary
1918.568LinenOverall: 36.8 x 203.2 cm (14 1/2 x 80 in.)Gift of Mrs. George de Forest SmithCCCC0
Untitled
Françoise Grossen (Swiss, 1943-)
1996.181Twining and braiding: linen threadOverall: 36.9 x 38.2 cm (14 1/2 x 15 1/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Cap
Germany, 19th century
1971.1127LinenOverall: 20.3 x 15.2 x 12.7 cm (8 x 6 x 5 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edd A. RugglesCCCC0
Forty Five Divided by Nine
Dorothy Ceruti (American, 1932-)
1984.72Dyed, wrapped and twined construction: linen and gold filéOverall: 21 x 31.2 x 31.2 cm (8 1/4 x 12 5/16 x 12 5/16 in.)Wishing Well Fund©
White Linen Textile
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.110LinenAverage: 28.3 x 28.6 cm (11 1/8 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.402LinenAverage: 153.7 x 147.3 cm (60 1/2 x 58 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.401LinenAverage: 185.4 x 167.6 cm (73 x 66 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
White Linen Piece
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.109LinenAverage: 48.3 x 45.1 cm (19 x 17 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Towel
America, 20th century
1930.298LinenOverall: 104.5 x 38.5 cm (41 1/8 x 15 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Gertrude W. HowellsCCCC0
Gold Cloth Garment
India, early 20th century
1918.46Gold on linen groundOverall: 832.6 x 110.5 cm (327 13/16 x 43 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
Ros och Lilja (Rose and Lily)
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1956.414Plain weave bleached linen, handprintedOverall: 90.2 x 94.3 cm (35 1/2 x 37 1/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Micro Hafiz
Daniel Graffin (French, 1938-)
1996.180Laying and couching: linen, cotton, metallic thread and ropeOverall: 24 x 20 x 1 cm (9 7/16 x 7 7/8 x 3/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Eccentric Chamber
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1996.199Needle-manipulated fiber: burlap and cotton on linenOverall: 15.5 x 21.7 x 5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 9/16 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.409Woodblock print on linenOverall: 38.1 x 78.7 cm (15 x 31 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Markelius
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1948.493Plain weave linen (?), loom width, block printedAverage: 321.3 x 128.3 cm (126 1/2 x 50 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Decorative Band
Africa, North Africa, Morocco, Azemmour, Moroccan embroiderer
1916.1244Linen, silk, and dyeAverage: 79.4 x 28 cm (31 1/4 x 11 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.110Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 12.7 x 21.8 cm (5 x 8 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 14.3 x 51.4 cm (5 5/8 x 20 1/4 in.); Mounted: 21.6 x 58.4 cm (8 1/2 x 23 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Anne Frank
Keith Mayerson (American, b. 1966)
2008.14Oil on linenOverall: 101.6 x 96.6 x 3.8 cm (40 x 38 1/16 x 1 1/2 in.)Gift of Scott C. Mueller and Margaret Fulton Mueller©
Melodi (Melody)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1947.212Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 94.6 x 78.1 cm (37 1/4 x 30 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. B. P. Bole, Mr. and Mrs. Guerdon S. Holden, Mrs. Windsor T. White, and the L. E. Holden Fund©
Panel for a Headdress
Russia, Tambov province
1931.75Linen: plain weave; silk: embroideryOverall: 10.5 x 16.2 cm (4 1/8 x 6 3/8 in.)Gift of Charla CoatoamCCCC0
Textile with Fall Leaves
possibly by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909-2002) and 1 other
1953.79Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 111.8 x 127 cm (44 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Headdress (beniqa)
Africa, North Africa, Algeria, Algerian embroiderer
1916.1221Linen, silk, and metalOverall: 210.8 x 17.1 cm (83 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Vågorna (Waves)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1953.78Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printOverall: 116.8 x 131.4 cm (46 x 51 3/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Panel
Russia, Tambov province
1931.72Linen: plain weave; silk; embroideryOverall: 14.6 x 46 cm (5 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)Gift of Kathleen Van MeterCCCC0
Hanging fragment with boar head
Iran
1950.509Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 21 x 25.2 cm (8 1/4 x 9 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6Undyed linen and dyed wool; plain weave ground with tapestry weaveOverall: 139 x 86.4 cm (54 3/4 x 34 in.); Mounted: 153.6 x 100.4 x 3.9 cm (60 1/2 x 39 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Raff
Viola Gråsten (Swedish, born Finland, 1910-1994) and 1 other
1954.200Plain weave linen, loom width, printedOverall: 97.2 x 130.8 cm (38 1/4 x 51 1/2 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Tunic Fragment with Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.270Wool, linen, and dyeOverall: 34 x 29.2 cm (13 3/8 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bonad (Hanging Tapestry): copy of “Carl Hanson, Leksand, 1801”
Leksands Hemslöjdsforening (Swedish, est. 1904) and 1 other
1954.254Plain weave linen, loom width, printedOverall: 191.1 x 135.3 cm (75 1/4 x 53 1/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Under Ekvatorn (Beneath the Equator)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.202Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 192.4 x 127 cm (75 3/4 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1025Plain weave: linenOverall: 78.1 x 22.2 cm (30 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1026Plain weave: linenOverall: 289.6 x 65.4 cm (114 x 25 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1027Plain weave: linenOverall: 87.6 x 145.4 cm (34 1/2 x 57 1/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48Wool and linen: tapestry weaveOverall: 80 x 83.2 cm (31 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.); Mounted: 93.3 x 95.9 cm (36 3/4 x 37 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1023Plain weave: linenOverall: 279.4 x 95.9 cm (110 x 37 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1024Plain weave: linenOverall: 76.8 x 145.4 cm (30 1/4 x 57 1/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Textile
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.19Linen, hand block-printedAverage: 90.8 x 138.4 cm (35 3/4 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBride©
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1Copperplate printed linenOverall: 68 x 91 cm (26 3/4 x 35 13/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave probably woven in a linen plain-weave ground; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 66.7 x 65.4 cm (26 1/4 x 25 3/4 in.); Mounted: 76.8 x 75.6 x 2.9 cm (30 1/4 x 29 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.135Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12 x 9.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment of Painted Linen
America, Massachusetts, Ashfield, early 19th Century
1935.112Painted linenAverage: 32.4 x 38.1 cm (12 3/4 x 15 in.)Gift of Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period
2000.5Linen, undyed; wool: dyed; tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 144.2 x 57.1 cm (56 3/4 x 22 1/2 in.); Mounted: 153.7 x 66 x 3.2 cm (60 1/2 x 26 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and Gift of the Textile Art Alliance in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Gobelin
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1952.180Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 129.2 x 111.1 cm (50 7/8 x 43 3/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Knitted Lace Sampler
Italy, Sienna, 19th century
1942.534Knitted linenAverage: 163.9 x 6.5 cm (64 1/2 x 2 9/16 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Panel
Russia, Tambov province
1931.71Linen: plain weave; silk: embroideryOverall: 13.3 x 41.2 cm (5 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of Jane HammondCCCC0
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250Linen; gold velvet; steel; brassOverall: 56.5 x 47.6 cm (22 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Curtain
Africa, North Africa, Tunisia, Djerba, Tunisian weaver(s) and embroiderer
1916.1361Silk, linen, metal, and dyeOverall: 281 x 157.7 cm (110 5/8 x 62 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bobbin Lace Flounce: Punto di Milano
Italy, Milan ?, 18th century
1923.997Lace, bobbin: linenAverage: 33.7 x 348 cm (13 1/4 x 137 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21 x 20.8 cm (8 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings 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
Darning Sampler
Willemijntje Elisabeth Wakker (Dutch, b. 1875)
1943.110Silk on linen, embroideryOverall: 47.3 x 47.3 cm (18 5/8 x 18 5/8 in.)Gift of George W. BierceCCCC0
Baranquilla
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.201Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 198.1 x 128 cm (78 x 50 3/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1938.376Linen, printedAverage: 356.9 x 127 cm (140 1/2 x 50 in.)Dudley P. Allen Fund©
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38Woodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 98.7 x 125.1 cm (38 7/8 x 49 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Sleeve Band, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 4th - 6th century
1914.526Linen ground, linen and wool tapestry ornamentOverall: 26.7 x 9 cm (10 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period
1951.400Linen: resist-dyed, plain weaveOverall: 99.7 x 104.8 cm (39 1/4 x 41 1/4 in.); Mounted: 111.1 x 114.3 x 2.5 cm (43 3/4 x 45 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Man's Cap
Denmark, 17th century
1942.167Linen with cotton designOverall: 19.5 x 21 x 20 cm (7 11/16 x 8 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, Dynasty 18
1922.511Plain weave: linenOverall: 86.4 x 134.6 cm (34 x 53 in.)Gift of Brown University through Dr. H. C. BumpusCCCC0
Headcloth
Albania, 19th century
1918.24Linen, embroidered with silkOverall: 104.2 x 101.7 cm (41 x 40 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bedspread
Hungary, Kalotaszeg
1923.513Linen, embroidery, crochetOverall: 180.3 x 213.3 cm (71 x 84 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Poems
Yi Ha-eung (Korean, 1820-1898)
8.2019Album; ink on linenPainting: 30.5 x 280 cm (12 x 110 1/4 in.); Overall: 36.8 x 26.5 x 3 cm (14 1/2 x 10 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)Private Collection©
Blue Bathers
Chris Ofili (British, b. 1968)
35.2014Oil, acrylic, and charcoal on linenOverall: 278.3 x 200.6 x 4.2 cm (109 9/16 x 79 x 1 5/8 in.)Private Collection©
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 110.5 x 76.8 cm (43 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Mounted: 120.9 x 87 x 3.9 cm (47 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cube, Promissory Note
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2003.427Waxed linen, scaffold warpsOverall: 5.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm (2 x 2 x 1 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Machine Lace Collar
Flanders, 19th century
1957.134Appliqué on machine net: linenOverall: 62.5 x 60.5 cm (24 5/8 x 23 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harold T. ClarkCCCC0
Machine Lace Scarf
Belgium, Brussels, 19th century
1957.133Appliqué on machine net: linenAverage: 288.3 x 59.1 cm (113 1/2 x 23 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harold T. ClarkCCCC0
Copperplate Printed Linen
England, 18th century
1940.25Copperplate printed linenOverall: 192.4 x 144.8 cm (75 3/4 x 57 in.)Gift of Marion FowlerCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.4 x 39.1 cm (2 1/2 x 15 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Linen Textile: "Borodale"
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1948.491Plain cloth, yarn dyed: linenAverage: 334 x 121.9 cm (131 1/2 x 48 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.428Woodblock print on linenOverall: 286.9 x 63.5 cm (112 15/16 x 25 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 20.5 x 21.2 cm (8 1/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 20.6 cm (8 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period
1916.2060Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 28.6 cm (6 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Bedspread
Italy, Sicily, 17th-18th century
1916.1470Linen ornamented with woolen brocadingOverall: 223.5 x 175.2 cm (88 x 69 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Newburgh from the Frederick Delano Garden
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.20Linen, hand block-printedAverage: 138.4 x 144.8 cm (54 1/2 x 57 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBride©
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 4.5 x 27.2 cm (1 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.322Patterned tabby weave, macramé end: linenAverage: 186.1 x 66 cm (73 1/4 x 26 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Henry G. KellerCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.2 x 21.7 cm (9 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 3.5 x 45.7 cm (1 3/8 x 18 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Embroidered Annunciation Scene
Unassigned, 20th century
1938.252Silver filé on plain weave linenAverage: 21 x 24.8 cm (8 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 48.5 x 23.5 cm (19 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Oblation
Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)
1993.164Oil and tempera on linenFramed: 201.3 x 274.5 x 4.8 cm (79 1/4 x 108 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Unframed: 200.7 x 274.3 cm (79 x 108 in.)Dorothea Wright Hamilton Fund©
Kirschzweige (Cherry Branches)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.20Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 97.2 x 79.7 cm (38 1/4 x 31 3/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of Copperplate Printed Linen with "America Doing Homage to...
France, Jouy, late 18th century
1930.253Copperplate printed linenOverall: 63.4 x 87 cm (24 15/16 x 34 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.321Tabby weave with drawnwork: linen, applied cotton fringeAverage: 174.3 x 29 cm (68 5/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Henry G. KellerCCCC0
Mirakel (Miracle)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.183Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 95.7 x 121.3 cm (37 11/16 x 47 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Cotton
France, Jouy, 18th century
1927.411Woodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 79.6 x 61.6 cm (31 5/16 x 24 1/4 in.)Gift of George W. Saywell with balance in Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Long Sampler
England, 17th century
1942.506Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 59.4 x 17.5 cm (23 3/8 x 6 7/8 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy CollectionCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period
1916.1980Undyed linen and dyed wool: tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrappingOverall: 21 x 20 cm (8 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 27.6 cm (11 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Hellbrunn
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.182Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 57.2 x 123.2 cm (22 1/2 x 48 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171Five-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 48.5 x 9.9 x 9.9 cm (19 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Old Glory
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2005.131Linen, waxed; tapestry weave with eccentric weftsOverall: 180.4 x 317.5 cm (71 x 125 in.)Gift of The Textile Art Alliance©
Textile with Flora
Italy or Spain, 16th century
1954.321Silk, linen, silver threadOverall: 90.8 x 59.4 cm (35 3/4 x 23 3/8 in.); Mounted: 97.8 x 66.7 cm (38 1/2 x 26 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Wide Circular Pattern
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1125Needle lace, mezza mandolina; bleached linen (est.)Overall: 11.4 x 17.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9 x 78.1 cm (3 9/16 x 30 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 16.3 x 33.7 cm (6 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Signs in the Sand: Blue Horizon
Egils Rozenbergs (Latvian, 1948-)
2011.41Linen, wool, copper wire, weft dominant plain weave with supplementary weft patterningOverall: 217.2 x 235.6 cm (85 1/2 x 92 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Art Alliance©
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.3 x 19.7 cm (7 5/8 x 7 3/4 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 27.9 cm (11 1/4 x 11 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.2 x 22.9 cm (9 1/8 x 9 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.143Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 53.9 x 11 cm (21 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 26 cm (30 x 10 1/4 in.); Mounted: 89.2 x 34.3 cm (35 1/8 x 13 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 79.7 x 155.8 cm (31 3/8 x 61 5/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 11.5 x 39.8 cm (4 1/2 x 15 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Christ Gathering Roses, Centerpiece of an Altar Cloth(?)
German, Unassigned
2021.238Linen: plain weave; silk: embroidery (split stitch)Overall: 85.1 x 92.1 cm (33 1/2 x 36 1/4 in.)Gift of Elizabeth and Martin David in memory of the Heidenhain familyCCCC0
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
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503Silk, gold and silver thread, linen; embroidery: split and couching stitchesOverall: 85.7 x 18.1 cm (33 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.); Mounted: 109.2 x 28.6 cm (43 x 11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.616Tabby weave, screen printed: linenAverage: 284.1 x 120.7 cm (111 7/8 x 47 1/2 in.)Gift of F. Schumacher and Co.©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.8 x 11.5 cm (2 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Sleeve Band with Floating Erotes
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.378Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 22.5 cm (2 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Cloth with Border of Peacocks and Vegetation
Italy, 17th-18th century
1916.1884Plain weave linen with needle lace, burato (twined ground and darned in one direction); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 80.3 x 334.3 cm (31 5/8 x 131 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Antscha - Pink and Blue
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.181Plain weave paired cotton warp and unbleached linen weft, loom width, block printedOverall: 73.7 x 128.9 cm (29 x 50 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Antscha - Yellow and Green
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.180Plain weave paired cotton warp and unbleached linen weft, loom width, block printedOverall: 72.4 x 128.9 cm (28 1/2 x 50 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Sherwood Forest (Pattern No. 2519)
Liebhold Wallach Inc.
1952.313Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 67.9 x 113 cm (26 3/4 x 44 1/2 in.)Gift of Jane L. Hanson, Inc.©
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 23.1 x 23.5 cm (9 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 8.2 x 14.2 cm (3 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
World of Space
Morton-Sundour & Co
1965.604Plain weave linen?, printedOverall: 83.8 x 125.1 cm (33 x 49 1/4 in.)Gift of Jane L. Hanson, Inc.CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 16.9 x 13.1 cm (6 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 9.1 cm (6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 6.1 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, Beautiran ?, late 18th century
1929.5Woodblock print on linenOverall: 50.8 x 61 cm (20 x 24 in.)Gift of Gregor Norman HumphreysCCCC0
Flight and Escape
Elsie Krummeck (American) and 1 other
1952.410Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 90.8 x 132.1 cm (35 3/4 x 52 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Clavus with Man on Horseback
Egypt, 8th century
1982.374Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.5 x 11.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 1 other
1944.133Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 312.4 x 452 cm (123 x 177 15/16 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Needlepoint Lace (Punto Argentan) Edging
Scuola Merletti di Burano, Italy, Venice, 20th Century
1936.253Linen: lace, needlepointOverall: 11.7 x 38.4 cm (4 5/8 x 15 1/8 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Turban end with tiraz
Egypt, Tinnis, Fatimid period, datable to 983-90
1950.354Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: linen and silkOverall: 49.5 x 151.1 cm (19 1/2 x 59 1/2 in.); Mounted: 60.3 x 161.9 cm (23 3/4 x 63 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Design 101
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.617Tabby weave, silk screen printed:linenAverage: 228 x 122.7 cm (89 3/4 x 48 5/16 in.)Gift of F. Schumacher and Co.©
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 20 x 12.7 cm (7 7/8 x 5 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
The Resurrection, from an Altar Frontal
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904Silk, gold and cotton thread, linen; raised work, embroidery: split, stem, and couching stitchesOverall: 29.2 x 41.9 cm (11 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.); Mounted: 38.7 x 51.4 cm (15 1/4 x 20 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 16 x 15.6 cm (6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
America, 20th century
1951.16Plain weave linen, block printedOverall: 145.4 x 66.7 cm (57 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.)Gift of Rorimer Brooks through Philip Hummel©
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31Dyed wool, undyed linen: slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 54.9 cm (30 x 21 5/8 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 66 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 26 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cloth with Border of Vegetal Pattern
Italy, 19th century
1933.336Plain weave linen with needle lace, filet/lacis (knotted ground and darned in two directions); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 91 x 141.7 cm (35 13/16 x 55 13/16 in.)Bequest of Louise Tifft BrownCCCC0
Vertebrates
Elenhank Designers, Inc. (American, est. 1946)
1952.398Linen: plain weave, printedOverall: 90.2 x 127 cm (35 1/2 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fish
America, New York, 20th century
1953.38Plain weave linen, block printedOverall: 87.6 x 125.7 cm (34 1/2 x 49 1/2 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, 16th century
1920.1240Linen; lace, open cutwork (reticella) and bobbinOverall: 56.8 x 29.5 cm (22 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Needlepoint Lace Cloth
Italy, late 16th century
1930.656Linen; lace, needlepoint (Reticella and Cutwork)Overall: 131.4 x 184.2 cm (51 3/4 x 72 1/2 in.); Mounted: 148.9 x 202.2 cm (58 5/8 x 79 5/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness in memory of Mrs. Stephen V. HarknessCCCC0
Floral Panel, Probably from a Curtain
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421Silk, linen; plain weave, embroidery: couch and stem stitchesOverall: 67.3 x 79.1 cm (26 1/2 x 31 1/8 in.); Mounted: 78.7 x 90.8 cm (31 x 35 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Alb
Spain: embroidered linen; Flanders: bobbin lace (Point d’Angleterre) flounce
1920.1260Plain weave linen embroidered in gold and silver; linen bobbin lace (Point d’Angleterre a Reseau)Average: 342.9 x 61 cm (135 x 24 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Striped tiraz
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Mustansir
1950.528Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: linen and silkOverall: 41 x 24.1 cm (16 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.); Mounted: 47 x 30.5 cm (18 1/2 x 12 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 13.4 x 23.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 41.5 x 30 cm (16 5/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8 x 9.9 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Spade-shaped Ornament
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.377Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8.8 x 9.5 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1914.564Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 39.4 x 30.5 cm (15 1/2 x 12 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 19.1 x 9.6 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Vines and Leaves
Italy, 17th century
1936.223Needle lace, filet/lacis (knotted ground and darned in two directions); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 12.7 x 64.8 cm (5 x 25 1/2 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of Square Ornament with a Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.276Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 5.7 x 5 cm (2 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern
Italy, Venice, 16th century
1920.1101Bleached linen: needle lace, burato (twined ground and darned in one direction)Overall: 5.1 x 25.5 cm (2 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 7.7 x 12.1 cm (3 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 38 x 52.3 cm (14 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 44.2 x 29.1 cm (17 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of an Oval Segmentum
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1983.269Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.8 cm (3 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Elements (mustard/black)
L. Anton Maix Fabrics (American) and 1 other
2012.82Belgian linen; plain weave natural linen printed with a mustard compressed diamond pattern with black outlined hexagons and crossed linesOverall: 87 x 128.3 cm (34 1/4 x 50 1/2 in.)Gift of Eric Baer©
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.5 x 22.3 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt
1983.250Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 15.5 x 14 cm (6 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.1 x 28.9 cm (7 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0