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Medium: Silk velvet (143)
Medium: Silk velvet (143)
Khusrau Surprising Shirin While Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499CCCC0
Velvet Fragment, Khusrau Sees Shirin Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499.aCCCC0
Velvet Fragment, Khusrau Sees Shirin Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499.bCCCC0
Four-color Velvet with Medici Armorial in Rosettes
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1943.67CCCC0
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
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1973.20CCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829CCCC0
Polychrome Velvet
Italy, early 15th century
1940.370CCCC0
Silk Velvet with Gold in Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1940.596CCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Garment for a Woman
Prizrend, Serbia, or Scutari, Albani, late 19th century
1943.381CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Dorothy Marshall Hornblower (American, 1886-1968) and 1 other
1948.102©
Velvet Textile
Turkey, Bursa ?, second half of the 15th century
1940.369CCCC0
Lengths of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828CCCC0
Length of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828.aCCCC0
No image available
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828.bCCCC0
Woman’s robe (munisak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2009.267CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.101©
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.44CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, last quarter of 14th century
1939.43CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.34CCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493CCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.cCCCC0
No image available
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493.dCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, mid 15th century
1918.31CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, first third of 17th century
1918.212CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1918.316CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.475CCCC0
Fragment with Lobed Palmette Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1918.241CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.254CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309CCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.315CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy ?, early 17th century
1918.881CCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, early 15th century
1939.45CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.901CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.836CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1926.489CCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1952.554CCCC0
Cloth of Gold
Spain, 16th century
1918.243CCCC0
Cut Silk Velvet
France, 19th century
1931.447CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1946.418CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.479CCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.18CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.917CCCC0
Cover for Lord Chancellor's Burse (Purse)
England, 18th century
1916.1366.bCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.835CCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.481CCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42CCCC0
Fragment with Floral Pattern
Spain, 17th century
1918.21CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.277CCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85CCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402CCCC0
Part of a Chasuble
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124CCCC0
Velourau Sable
France, Germany, Switzerland, America?, late 19th - early 20th century
1940.1243CCCC0
Cushion Cover
Italy, 19th century
1916.1380CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.247CCCC0
Fragments of Velvet (So-Called Velours Jardiniers)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1379CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.281CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.604CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.251CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.210CCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 16th century
1952.555CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, Genoa ?, second half of 17th century
1918.312CCCC0
Pieces from Disassembled Cape
Italy, 15th century
1951.496CCCC0
No image available
Italy, 15th century
1951.496.aCCCC0
No image available
Italy, 15th century
1951.496.bCCCC0
No image available
Italy, 15th century
1951.496.cCCCC0
Chasuble Front
Turkey, 16th century
1915.677CCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, late 15th century
1918.211CCCC0
Two-color Velvet with Gold in a Double Curved Lattice Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1929.82CCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
Spain, first half of 17th century
1918.267CCCC0
Fragment of Gothic Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1918.244CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.912CCCC0
Stamped Velvet
Spain, 17th century
1918.213CCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403CCCC0
Chasuble with Orphrey Band
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1947.2CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.246CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146CCCC0
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, 15th century
1918.216CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.223CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Venice ?, first half 15th century
1918.310CCCC0
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1376CCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533CCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465CCCC0
Velvet Divan Cushion
Turkey, 17th century
1916.1385CCCC0
Embroidered Sleeve from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1998.51CCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Turkey, early 16th Century
1946.74CCCC0
Length of silk velvet ikat
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2006.153CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1931.63CCCC0
No image available
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560CCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Jacket
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.aCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Skirt
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.bCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Groin Apron
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.cCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Left Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.dCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Right Shoulder Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.eCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Armpit Gusset
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.fCCCC0
Ceremonial Uniform: Center Flap
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.gCCCC0
No image available
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560.1.jCCCC0
Velvet Fragment in Two Pieces
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30CCCC0
Velvet Fragment in Two Pieces
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30.aCCCC0
No image available
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30.bCCCC0
Fragments of Velvet Brocade
Spain, 16th century
1918.911CCCC0
Set of Three Fish in Original Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
2009.30CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
France, early 20th century
1993.178CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Florence, early 15th Century
1940.487CCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23CCCC0
Velvet BrocadeTextile
Italy, mid-16th century
1918.900CCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.26CCCC0
Door curtain
Iran, Qajar period
1916.1388CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.231CCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th century
1946.420CCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.100©
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.482CCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897CCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, first third of 17th century
1952.553CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.217CCCC0
Cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1389CCCC0
Crazy Quilt
Louisa Joiner (American)
2000.63CCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603CCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.aCCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.bCCCC0
No image available
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.cCCCC0
No image available
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.dCCCC0
No image available
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.eCCCC0
No image available
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603.fCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Lucca or Venice ?, first half 15th century
1926.508CCCC0
Fragment
Iran, 17th century
1946.415CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Milan ?, late 14th-early 15th Century
1918.36CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.915CCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 19th century
1925.681CCCC0
Stencilled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.104©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.252CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, second half of 15th century
1949.164CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Spain, 15th century
1918.253CCCC0
Fragment of Brocaded Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1954.316CCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, 15th century
1918.916CCCC0
Embroidered Strip of Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1939.153CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.284CCCC0
Floorspread with medallion pattern
India, Gujarat, probably Ahmedabad
2001.35CCCC0
Chasuble
Spain, late 16th century
1956.807CCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Italy, late 14th century
1918.229CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.493CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Turkey, 19th century
1940.590CCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.801CCCC0
Hand Seal: Original Fitted Presentation Box
Karl Gustav Hjalmar Armfelt (Finnish) and 1 other
1966.487.1CCCC0
Fragment of Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1951.494CCCC0
Embroidered Divan Cover (?)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1305CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1951.495CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy or Spain, 15th century
1918.923CCCC0
Saddle Blanket
America, Native North American, Plains, Dakota, Lakota(Sioux), 19th century
1970.550CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy or Spain, 15th century
1918.924CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Khusrau Surprising Shirin While Bathing
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.499Silk: velvet, pile-warp substitutionMounted: 44.5 x 26.7 cm (17 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four-color Velvet with Medici Armorial in Rosettes
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1943.67Silk, velvet: cut pile and voidedOverall: 211.5 x 40 cm (83 1/4 x 15 3/4 in.); Mounted: 222.3 x 49.5 x 7.6 cm (87 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 3 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
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, Florence, 15th century
1973.20Silk, gold thread; velvet: three heights of cut pile, gold thread loopsOverall: 300.9 x 56.5 cm (118 7/16 x 22 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Procurator’s Velvet Stole
Italy, Venice, late 16th century
1942.829Dyed silk; velvet in two heights of cut pile (pile on pile, alto e basso), woven as two stole widthsOverall: 142.2 x 71.1 cm (56 x 28 in.); Mounted: 147.3 x 77.5 cm (58 x 30 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Polychrome Velvet
Italy, early 15th century
1940.370Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 44.5 x 30.5 cm (17 1/2 x 12 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Silk Velvet with Gold in Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1940.596Silk, gold thread; velvet: cut pile in two heights, uncut pile loops, gold-thread loopsOverall: 118.7 x 60.6 cm (46 3/4 x 23 7/8 in.); Mounted: 130.8 x 71.1 cm (51 1/2 x 28 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Garment for a Woman
Prizrend, Serbia, or Scutari, Albani, late 19th century
1943.381Silk, velvet; gold- and silver-thread: bands, cords, couched embroideryOverall: 117 x 170.2 cm (46 1/16 x 67 in.)Gift of Jeannette Cox MorrillCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Dorothy Marshall Hornblower (American, 1886-1968) and 1 other
1948.102Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 22 x 30.8 cm (8 11/16 x 12 1/8 in.); Mounted: 28.6 x 36.8 cm (11 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Velvet Textile
Turkey, Bursa ?, second half of the 15th century
1940.369Velvet (cut and voided): silkAverage: 33.1 x 45.4 cm (13 1/16 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Six-Color Chasuble Front with Animal Pattern
Italy
1943.66Silk, polychrome velvet with cut pileOverall: 80 x 57.8 cm (31 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.); Mounted: 86.4 x 63.5 cm (34 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lengths of Floral Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1942.828Velvet (cut, uncut, voided); silkAverage: 200.9 x 59.5 cm (79 1/8 x 23 7/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Woman’s robe (munisak)
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2009.267Velvet ikat: silkOverall: 132.1 x 150 cm (52 x 59 1/16 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.101Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 11.7 x 34.3 cm (4 5/8 x 13 1/2 in.); Mounted: 18.7 x 41.3 cm (7 3/8 x 16 1/4 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1918.44Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 46.4 x 33.7 cm (18 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, last quarter of 14th century
1939.43Velvet; silkOverall: 20.3 x 26.7 cm (8 x 10 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th century
1918.278Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 52.7 x 25.4 cm (20 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.34Silk velvetOverall: 59.7 x 24.2 cm (23 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with falconer and attendant in animated lattice, from a robe
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.239Silk: velvet, brocaded, pile-warp substitution; gilt-metal threadOverall: 79.4 x 66.7 cm (31 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 89.5 x 74.9 cm (35 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Chasuble
Italy, beginning of the 15th century
1951.493Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 108 x 50.5 cm (42 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, mid 15th century
1918.31Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 41.9 x 17.8 cm (16 1/2 x 7 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Genoa, late 17th century
1918.276Velvet (cut, uncut, voided); silk and metallic threadsOverall: 35.6 x 30.5 cm (14 x 12 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, probably from a Chasuble
Italy
1918.232Silk with cut and voided velvetOverall: 66 x 29.9 cm (26 x 11 3/4 in.); Mounted: 76.2 x 40.6 cm (30 x 16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, first third of 17th century
1918.212Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 43.6 x 23.5 cm (17 3/16 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1918.316Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 68.6 x 40 cm (27 x 15 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.475Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 5.4 x 8.6 cm (2 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment with Lobed Palmette Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1918.241Velvet, cut and voided; silkOverall: 23.5 x 18.5 cm (9 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.254Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 29 x 10.7 cm (11 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - 17th century
1918.309Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 36.1 x 16.7 cm (14 3/16 x 6 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205Velvet, cut, voided, brocaded, and pile-warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal stripsOverall: 71.1 x 55.6 cm (28 x 21 7/8 in.); Mounted: 81.3 x 66 cm (32 x 26 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.315Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 61 x 53.3 cm (24 x 21 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy ?, early 17th century
1918.881Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 17.2 x 50.8 cm (6 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, early 15th century
1939.45Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 49.5 x 25.1 cm (19 1/2 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.901Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silkOverall: 67.3 x 18.4 cm (26 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.836Velvet; silkOverall: 193 x 55.3 cm (76 x 21 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1926.489Velvet (cut and voided); silk and metalOverall: 34.3 x 16.9 cm (13 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Velvet with Pomegranate Pattern
Italy, 15th century
1952.554Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 78.1 x 44.5 cm (30 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cloth of Gold
Spain, 16th century
1918.243Silk velvetOverall: 9 x 21.5 cm (3 9/16 x 8 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cut Silk Velvet
France, 19th century
1931.447Velvet; silkOverall: 38.5 x 29.3 cm (15 3/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Gift of H. A. ElsbergCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1946.418Velvet; silkOverall: 74.9 x 9.3 cm (29 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.479Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silk and gold threadOverall: 15.9 x 18.4 cm (6 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.18Silk velvetOverall: 86.4 x 17.2 cm (34 x 6 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.917Velvet (cut, uncut, and voided); silkOverall: 64.8 x 17.1 cm (25 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Lord Chancellor's Burse (Purse) with Royal Cypher and Coat of Arms of...
England, 18th century
1916.1366Red silk velvet, silk embroidery, goldwork, pearls, black beads, sequins, pendant tasselsOverall: 78 x 50 x 5 cm (30 11/16 x 19 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 17th century
1942.835Velvet; silkOverall: 254 x 50.2 cm (100 x 19 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.481Velvet (cut, uncut, supplementary weft); silkOverall: 6.7 x 8.6 cm (2 5/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42Silk: velvet, brocaded, and pile-warp substitution; gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 157.5 x 72.7 cm (62 x 28 5/8 in.); Mounted: 167.6 x 83.2 cm (66 x 32 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Floral Pattern
Spain, 17th century
1918.21Velvet with two levels of cut pile; silkAverage: 56.5 x 16.5 cm (22 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 1st third of 17th century
1918.277Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and silver filéOverall: 50 x 20.5 cm (19 11/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Chasuble Back with Embroidered Orphrey Band
Italy (chasuble ground); Austria, Graz
1950.85Polychrome velvet: cut pile and voided; Embroidery: silk, gold and silver thread; split and couching stitchesOverall: 122.2 x 73.7 cm (48 1/8 x 29 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225Silk, gilt-metal thread; brocaded velvetOverall: 30.5 x 20.6 cm (12 x 8 1/8 in.); Mounted: 34.9 x 25.4 cm (13 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with carnations
Turkey, Bursa
1984.27Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-and-silver-metal threadOverall: 128.9 x 66.7 cm (50 3/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 136.5 x 74.3 cm (53 3/4 x 29 1/4 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
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th- early 17th century
1946.402Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 24.1 x 14.3 cm (9 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Part of a Chasuble
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1970.124Silk, gold filé; appliqué, embroidery: couching stitches Velvet: solid pile, silkOverall: 101 x 52.8 cm (39 3/4 x 20 13/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Velourau Sable
France, Germany, Switzerland, America?, late 19th - early 20th century
1940.1243Velvet weave, silkOverall: 150.3 x 18.4 cm (59 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.)Transfer from Education Art CollectionCCCC0
Cushion Cover
Italy, 19th century
1916.1380Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 104.1 x 59.1 cm (41 x 23 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.247Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 43 x 14.5 cm (16 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of Velvet (So-Called Velours Jardiniers)
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1379Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 97.8 x 60.3 cm (38 1/2 x 23 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.281Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 48.3 x 18.5 cm (19 x 7 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.604Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 66.7 x 57.5 cm (26 1/4 x 22 5/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.251Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 24 x 21.3 cm (9 7/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, 16th century
1918.210Velvet; silk and metallic threadOverall: 29.3 x 59.7 cm (11 9/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Stola
Italy, late 17th century
1918.283Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 44.5 x 20 cm (17 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, 16th century
1952.555Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 114.6 x 39.1 cm (45 1/8 x 15 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Italy, Genoa ?, second half of 17th century
1918.312Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 90.2 x 24.2 cm (35 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Pieces from Disassembled Cape
Italy, 15th century
1951.496Velvet (cut and voided); silkAverage: 56.5 x 100.5 cm (22 1/4 x 39 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble Front
Turkey, 16th century
1915.677Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 104.8 x 64.8 cm (41 1/4 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Velvet Textile
Spain, late 15th century
1918.211Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 54 x 21.6 cm (21 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two-color Velvet with Gold in a Double Curved Lattice Pattern
Italy, possibly Florence, 15th century
1929.82Silk, gold thread; polychrome velvet: cut pile, brocaded, and voidedOverall: 108.6 x 55.9 cm (42 3/4 x 22 in.); Mounted: 115.6 x 59.7 cm (45 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Stamped Velvet
Spain, first half of 17th century
1918.267Velvet (cut and stamped): silkOverall: 24 x 16 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Gothic Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1918.244Velvet; silk and metallic threadAverage: 14.6 x 15 cm (5 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.404Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 28.1 x 19 cm (11 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.912Velvet (cut and voided); silkOverall: 42.2 x 59 cm (16 5/8 x 23 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Stamped Velvet
Spain, 17th century
1918.213Velvet (cut and stamped): silkOverall: 36 x 16.5 cm (14 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Border Fragment
Italy, late 17th century
1918.904Velvet (cut and uncut); silkOverall: 38.1 x 43.2 cm (15 x 17 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, late 16th - early 17th century
1946.403Velvet (cut and uncut); silkAverage: 14.6 x 16.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Chasuble with Orphrey Band
England, London (embroidery) and Italy, Florence (velvet), early 16th century
1947.2Silk, gold thread, sequins; appliqué, embroidery: couching stitches Velvet: solid pile, silk; embroidery: or nuéOverall: 122.5 x 74 cm (48 1/4 x 29 1/8 in.)Gift of Walter C. and Alvin W. Littwitz in memory of their father, Max LittwitzCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.246Velvet weave: silk: metal threadOverall: 24.8 x 22.3 cm (9 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen 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
Fragment of a Chasuble
Italy, 15th century
1918.216Velvet (cut and voided); silk and metalOverall: 48.8 x 24.7 cm (19 3/16 x 9 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with chintamani design
Turkey, Bursa
1943.313Velvet, brocaded: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 81.3 x 28.6 cm (32 x 11 1/4 in.); Mounted: 91.4 x 39.4 cm (36 x 15 1/2 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
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.); Mounted: 175.3 x 245.7 x 8.9 cm (69 x 96 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.223Velvet weave (cut and voided): silk threadOverall: 63 x 55.3 cm (24 13/16 x 21 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
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
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Venice ?, first half 15th century
1918.310Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 38.5 x 24.2 cm (15 3/16 x 9 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
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
Length of Velvet
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1376Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and flat gold wireOverall: 44.8 x 55.6 cm (17 5/8 x 21 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Brocaded velvet with medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2001.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 162.2 x 64.8 cm (63 7/8 x 25 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Velvet Divan Cushion
Turkey, 17th century
1916.1385Velvet; silk (formerly on silver ground, which is now worn and darned)Average: 119.4 x 64.2 cm (47 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Embroidered Sleeve from a Dalmatic
Italy, Florence, 16th century
1998.51Silk, gold and silver thread; velvet, embroidery: or nué, split, satin, and couching stitchesOverall: 55.7 x 56.3 cm (21 15/16 x 22 3/16 in.); Mounted: 66 x 66.7 cm (26 x 26 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Turkey, early 16th Century
1946.74Velvet: silk, brocaded with gold and silverAverage: 111.8 x 31.5 cm (44 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Length of silk velvet ikat
Uzbekistan, Bukhara
2006.153Warp ikat, velvet weave; silkMounted: 75.9 x 40.6 cm (29 7/8 x 16 in.); Overall: 69.2 x 33.7 cm (27 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of Guido GoldmanCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 15th century
1931.63Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 154.6 x 53.7 cm (60 7/8 x 21 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
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China, Qing dynasty
1918.560Satin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkGeneral Income FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment in Two Pieces
Iran or Iraq, 14th century
1918.30Velvet, lancé, silk and Cyprian gold around silk coreOverall: 21.5 x 28.5 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of Velvet Brocade
Spain, 16th century
1918.911Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 54.3 x 26.5 cm (21 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Set of Three Fish in Original Box
House of Fabergé (Russian, 1842-1918)
2009.30Agate, holly, silk velvetOverall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)Gift of Howard F. StirnCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
France, early 20th century
1993.178Velvet, ikat dyed; silkOverall: 160.4 x 58.4 cm (63 1/8 x 23 in.)Gift of Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Florence, early 15th Century
1940.487Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 43.8 x 50.2 cm (17 1/4 x 19 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Velvet Brocade
Italy ?, late 17th or early 18th century
1918.23Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 55.9 x 47.6 cm (22 x 18 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet BrocadeTextile
Italy, mid-16th century
1918.900Velvet brocade, silkOverall: 28.6 x 61.6 cm (11 1/4 x 24 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
Italy, first half of 16th century
1918.26Brocaded silk velvetOverall: 100 x 20.3 cm (39 3/8 x 8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Door curtain
Iran, Qajar period
1916.1388Velvet ikat: silkOverall: 151.1 x 121.9 cm (59 1/2 x 48 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1918.231Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 42.3 x 51.2 cm (16 5/8 x 20 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 17th century
1946.420Velvet (brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 75 x 47.3 cm (29 1/2 x 18 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stenciled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.100Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesOverall: 32.7 x 46 cm (12 7/8 x 18 1/8 in.); Mounted: 39.4 x 52.7 cm (15 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Textile Fragment
France, late 18th century, Period of Louis XVI
1940.482Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silkOverall: 48.2 x 20 cm (19 x 7 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Brocade Textile
Italy, late 16th century
1918.897Velvet (brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 19.7 x 50.8 cm (7 3/4 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Length of Velvet
Italy, first third of 17th century
1952.553Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 80.7 x 58.8 cm (31 3/4 x 23 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.217Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 49.5 x 20.4 cm (19 1/2 x 8 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen 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
Crazy Quilt
Louisa Joiner (American)
2000.63Silk, ribbons, lace, velvet, embroidered, heat transferOverall: 186.7 x 182.9 cm (73 1/2 x 72 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John MorriseyCCCC0
Velvet Fragments
Spain, early 16th century
1940.603Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 99 x 37 cm (39 x 14 9/16 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
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
Fragment
Iran, 17th century
1946.415Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded); silk and gilded silver stripsOverall: 10.2 x 55.3 cm (4 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Milan ?, late 14th-early 15th Century
1918.36Velvet (cut and brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 26.7 x 21 cm (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.915Velvet (cut and brocaded); silk and metalOverall: 72.7 x 38.8 cm (28 5/8 x 15 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, Jaipur, 19th century
1925.681Embroidery; silk and gold filé on silk velvet groundOverall: 64.8 x 14.9 cm (25 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Stencilled Velvet
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932) and 1 other
1948.104Plain silk velvet stencilled with vegetable dyesAverage: 25.1 x 47 cm (9 7/8 x 18 1/2 in.)Gift of Joseph F. Sindelar©
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.252Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 28 x 47 cm (11 x 18 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, second half of 15th century
1949.164Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadAverage: 57.2 x 31.1 cm (22 1/2 x 12 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Spain, 15th century
1918.253Velvet (cut, uncut and brocaded); silk and gold threadAverage: 21.3 x 27.7 cm (8 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of Brocaded Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1954.316Velvet (cut, uncut, voided, brocaded); silk and metalAverage: 111.5 x 56.5 cm (43 7/8 x 22 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment (of a Chasuble ?)
Italy, 15th century
1918.916Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 76.5 x 25.7 cm (30 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Strip of Velvet
Spain, 16th century
1939.153Embroidery: silk and gold thread on velvet, fringe borderAverage: 285.8 x 52.7 cm (112 1/2 x 20 3/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1918.284Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 18.5 x 72.4 cm (7 5/16 x 28 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Floorspread with medallion pattern
India, Gujarat, probably Ahmedabad
2001.35Velvet, solid pile and pile-warp substitution: silkOverall: 285 x 165.8 cm (112 3/16 x 65 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasuble
Spain, late 16th century
1956.807Silk, velvet, embroidery on orphery metallic thread, or nueOverall: 114.3 x 62.2 cm (45 x 24 1/2 in.)The Fanny Tewksbury King CollectionCCCC0
Brocaded Velvet
Italy, late 14th century
1918.229Velvet weave (cut with two heights of pile, and uncut, voided, brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 64.8 x 29.2 cm (25 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1940.493Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 21 x 40.7 cm (8 1/4 x 16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Turkey, 19th century
1940.590Embroidery: silk and metal filé on silk velvet ground; cotton backingAverage: 26.1 x 25.7 cm (10 1/4 x 10 1/8 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.801Glassbeads, crocheted with silk thread, metal purse frame, velvet ribbonAverage: 26.7 x 19.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mary C. TaylorCCCC0
Hand Seal: Original Fitted Presentation Box
Karl Gustav Hjalmar Armfelt (Finnish) and 1 other
1966.487.1Holly wood; silk and velvet-lined; fitted for Hand SealBox: 2.6 x 6.7 x 3.6 cm (1 x 2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.)The India Early Minshall CollectionCCCC0
Fragment of Velvet
Spain, 15th century
1951.494Velvet (cut, voided, and brocaded); silk and silver-gilt stripsAverage: 69.9 x 31.5 cm (27 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Divan Cover (?)
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1305Embroidery: silk, and metal filé twisted around silk core, couched with silk, on velvet ground; cotton backingAverage: 163.8 x 108.6 cm (64 1/2 x 42 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364Embroidery: silk, metal, and cotton thread on cotton ground; silk edging and velvet appliquéOverall: 125 x 88 cm (49 3/16 x 34 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, 15th century
1951.495Velvet weave (cut with two heights of pile and brocaded): silk and gold threadAverage: 113 x 32.4 cm (44 1/2 x 12 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy or Spain, 15th century
1918.923Velvet weave (cut with two heights of pile, voided, brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 8.9 x 17.8 cm (3 1/2 x 7 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Saddle Blanket
America, Native North American, Plains, Dakota, Lakota(Sioux), 19th century
1970.550Velvet, leather, beads, silk, metal, sinew sewn, lazy squaw stitch; white cotton liningOverall: 59.7 cm (23 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. G. A. KositzkyCCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy or Spain, 15th century
1918.924Velvet weave (cut with two heights of pile, voided, brocaded): silk and gold threadOverall: 19.1 x 21.6 cm (7 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0