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Medium: Silk; metal thread (146)
Medium: Silk; metal thread (146)
Sumibōshi
Japan, Edo period
1916.11CCCC0
Embroidered Miter
Italy, 18th century
1942.834CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.72CCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period
1926.533CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty
1916.1329CCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1340CCCC0
Brocaded Silk Cushion Cover & Iranian Striped Silk Surround
Turkey, Bursa or Istanbul, Ottoman period
2007.13CCCC0
Lampas silk cushion cover
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2007.13.1CCCC0
Surround for Turkish Silk Cushion Cover
iran, Safavid period, late 17th - 18th c.
2007.13.2CCCC0
Surround for Turkish Silk Cushion Cover
Iran, Safavid period, late 17th - 18th c.
2007.13.3CCCC0
Surround for Turkish Silk Cushion Cover
Iran, Safavid period, late 17th - 18th c.
2007.13.4CCCC0
Surround for Turkish Silk Cushion Cover
Iran, Safavid period, late 17th - 18th c.
2007.13.5CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Dragon Jacket
China, Qing dynasty
2005.135.1CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Pleated Skirt
China, Qing dynasty
2005.135.2CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Tabard
China, Qing dynasty
2005.135.3CCCC0
Lampas with dancers and musicians
Iran, Safavid period
1953.17CCCC0
Semi-formal Court Robe (Jifu)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing period
1983.32CCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670CCCC0
Wedding Fan
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.71CCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.559CCCC0
Border
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.137CCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), early 20th century
1916.1341CCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.132CCCC0
Brocaded silk with foliate medallions from a kaftan
Turkey, Istanbul, Ottoman period
1924.741CCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225CCCC0
Silk Panel with Dragon and Cloud Motif
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiangnan Imperial Factory
1976.1087CCCC0
Buddhist Surplice (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1345CCCC0
Noh Robe (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.13CCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.70CCCC0
Buddhist Surplice (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1338CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.133CCCC0
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
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146CCCC0
Pair of Boots
Northern China, Liao dynasty
1993.158CCCC0
Boot
Northern China, Liao dynasty
1993.158.1CCCC0
Boot
Northern China, Liao dynasty
1993.158.2CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282CCCC0
Noh Costume (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.14CCCC0
Wrapper for the Tapestry Scroll Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.bCCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868), early 19th century
1918.586CCCC0
Noh Robe (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.3CCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Italy, Sicily, Palermo, 11th-12th century
1939.46CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Tver province, 18th- 19th century
1931.109CCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.104CCCC0
Tibetan Man's Robe, Chuba
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
2007.216CCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276CCCC0
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
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.110CCCC0
Chaperon (Hood)
Spain, late 17th century
1916.1383CCCC0
Woman's Costume (Skirt)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.bCCCC0
Woman's Costume (Head Square)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.cCCCC0
Woman's Costume (White Silk Band)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.dCCCC0
Woman's Costume (Blue Silk Band)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.eCCCC0
Gold Brocade
Turkey, last quarter of the 16th century
1918.206CCCC0
Embroidered towel
Turkey
1916.1251CCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13CCCC0
Textile Panel
Italy, 17th century
1921.134CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1926.532CCCC0
Noh Robe (Karaori)
Japan, Edo period
1916.9CCCC0
Fragments
Spain, second half of 15th century
1926.510CCCC0
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674CCCC0
Brocaded Silk Fragment
Italy, 14th century
1919.29CCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245CCCC0
Two Fragments of a Band
Italy, Sicily, end of 11th century
1940.492CCCC0
Fragment of a Band (1 of 2)
Italy, Sicily, end of 11th century
1940.492.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Band (2 of 2)
Italy, Sicily, end of 11th century
1940.492.bCCCC0
Fragment of a Reliquary Bag
France, last half 13th century
1939.37CCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.905CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.907CCCC0
Buddhist Priest Robe and Sash
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) or Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century
1921.1145CCCC0
Buddhist Priest Robe (Kesa)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) or Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century
1921.1145.aCCCC0
Sash (Obi)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) or Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century
1921.1145.bCCCC0
Fragment with maritime scene
Iran, Safavid Period
1928.651CCCC0
Unfinished robe
China, Qing dynasty
1917.64CCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1323CCCC0
Fragment
Spain, second half of 16th century
1918.885CCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1321CCCC0
Gold and Silver Cloth
Spain, late 16th century
1918.297CCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186©
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868), 18th century
1916.1342CCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, Lucca or Venice ?, first half 15th century
1926.508CCCC0
Velvet Fragment
Italy, early 18th Century
1918.246CCCC0
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.205CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.200CCCC0
Textile Fragments
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.199CCCC0
No image available
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.199.aCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.199.bCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, 16th century
1918.204CCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910CCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.aCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910.bCCCC0
Fragments
Iran, 18th century
1915.657CCCC0
Fragments
Iran, 18th century
1915.657.aCCCC0
Fragments
Iran, 18th century
1915.657.bCCCC0
Fragments
Iran, 18th century
1915.657.cCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, late 16th century
1918.191CCCC0
Fragment
Turkey, Asia Minor ?, late 16th century
1924.1040CCCC0
Noh Robe (Karaori)
Japan, Edo period
1916.5CCCC0
Bag
Japan, 18th century
1921.402CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, Perugia, 16th-17th century
1920.1463CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.702CCCC0
Fabric
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1333CCCC0
Cushion cover
Turkey
1916.1389CCCC0
Noh Costume (Atsuita)
Japan, Edo period
1916.6CCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.198CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Asia Minor, 17th century
1940.491CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, late 16th century
1918.207CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, late 17th century
1918.197CCCC0
Cap
Dalmatia, 19th century
1926.430CCCC0
Textile Fragment
Japan, 19th century
1920.767CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, 20th century
1916.1211CCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, early 20th century
1916.1210CCCC0
Curtain
Italy, 17th century
1940.533CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.700CCCC0
Metal Embroidery
India, early 20th century
1916.1480CCCC0
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364CCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703CCCC0
Velvet Band
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1465CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.443CCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.442CCCC0
Beaded Bag
America, 19th century
1924.801CCCC0
Study for Poppies Tapestry
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2009.266©
Brocaded Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.909CCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254CCCC0
Baby's Robe
Spain, 17th century
1919.542CCCC0
Silk Fragment
Spain, 18th century
1953.298CCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215CCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1250CCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364CCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.675CCCC0
No image available
Morocco, Berber ?, 19th century
1918.42CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Sumibōshi
Japan, Edo period
1916.11Silksatin weave; metal thread weftAverage: 257.2 x 67.3 cm (101 1/4 x 26 1/2 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Miter
Italy, 18th century
1942.834Silk; metal thread embroidery on silkOverall: 92.5 x 30.8 cm (36 7/16 x 12 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.72Silk, satin weave; silk and metal thread embroideryOverall: 27.3 x 26 cm (10 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid period
1926.533Cotton: warp; cotton and silk: wefts; silk: pile, asymmetrical knot; gilt- and silver-metal thread: brocadedOverall: 236.2 x 143.5 cm (93 x 56 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ogival lattice with horizontal design
Turkey, Bursa
1916.1679Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas weaveAverage: 134.7 x 64.2 cm (53 1/16 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty
1916.1329Silk and metal thread; slit tapestry weave (kesi)Overall: 29.5 x 31.3 cm (11 5/8 x 12 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1340Silk with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadOverall: 119.4 x 205.7 cm (47 x 81 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Noh Costume (Surihaku) with Fish-Scale Pattern
Japan, Edo period
1916.10Plain weave silk; metal threadOverall: 118.1 x 134.6 cm (46 1/2 x 53 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Lampas with floral medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
1946.419Silk and gilt-metal thread; lampasOverall: 109.2 x 66.8 cm (43 x 26 5/16 in.); Mounted: 116.2 x 74.9 cm (45 3/4 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Silk Cushion Cover & Iranian Striped Silk Surround
Turkey, Bursa or Istanbul, Ottoman period
2007.13Silk, gilt-metal thread; lampas weaveOverall: 141 x 68.4 cm (55 1/2 x 26 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress: Dragon Jacket, Pleated Skirt, Tabard
China, Qing dynasty
2005.135Silk, gilt-metal thread; embroideryOverall: 104.2 x 153 cm (41 x 60 1/4 in.)Gift of Elizabeth Wade SedgwickCCCC0
Mantle for a Statue of the Virgin with Lotus Blossoms and Medallions
Egypt and Spain
1939.40Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas weaveOverall: 70.5 x 111.2 cm (27 3/4 x 43 3/4 in.); Mounted: 78.1 x 119.4 cm (30 3/4 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Lampas with dancers and musicians
Iran, Safavid period
1953.17Lampas, brocaded: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 87.7 x 52.1 cm (34 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.); Mounted: 94 x 58.4 cm (37 x 23 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with palmette arches with Alhambra wall pattern
Spain, Granada
1939.35Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas weaveOverall: 48.3 x 25.4 cm (19 x 10 in.); Mounted: 58.1 x 35.2 cm (22 7/8 x 13 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with scenes of wild animals
Iran, Safavid period
1939.38Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas, brocadedOverall: 55.4 x 28.5 cm (21 13/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Semi-formal Court Robe (Jifu)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiaqing period
1983.32Silk: satin weave; silk and metal thread: embroideryWidth across shoulders: 226.1 cm (89 in.); length back of neck to hem: 154.9 cm (61 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with roundels of the image of Christ in benedictory pose
Turkey, Bursa, Ottoman period
1916.1423Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 36.5 x 33.7 cm (14 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.); Mounted: 41.3 x 38.7 cm (16 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Part of a sari
India, Mughal, Aurangabad, 18th-19th century
1925.670Central panel plain weave (paired weft): silk and metal thread; tapestry weave borderOverall: 58.4 x 120.7 cm (23 x 47 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wedding Fan
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.558Copper alloy; satin weave silk; silk and metal thread embroidery; and paperDiameter: 25.6 cm (10 1/16 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.71Silk: satin weave; silk and metal thread: embroideryOverall: 25.4 x 25.1 cm (10 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fan for Wedding Ceremony
Korea, Joseon dynasty
1918.559Circular fan; copper alloy, silk, metal thread, and paperDiameter: 29.9 cm (11 3/4 in.)Director's Contingent FundCCCC0
Border
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.137Plain weave silk (est.) ground with polychrome silk (est.) and metal thread chain stitch embroidery; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimsOverall: 28 x 93 cm (11 x 36 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), early 20th century
1916.1341Silk; metal threadOverall: 118 x 223.5 cm (46 7/16 x 88 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.132Plain weave linen (est.) with polychrome wool (est.) and metal thread chain stitch embroidery; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimOverall: 38 x 43 cm (14 15/16 x 16 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded silk with foliate medallions from a kaftan
Turkey, Istanbul, Ottoman period
1924.741Silk: lampas weave, silver-metal threadOverall: 105.7 x 49.5 cm (41 5/8 x 19 1/2 in.); Mounted: 110.5 x 54.6 cm (43 1/2 x 21 1/2 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
Lampas fragment with blossoms in ogival lattice
Iran, Safavid Period
1915.666Lampas: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 114.3 x 68.6 cm (45 x 27 in.); Mounted: 123.8 x 77.5 cm (48 3/4 x 30 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Silk Panel with Dragon and Cloud Motif
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Jiangnan Imperial Factory
1976.1087Silk and metal thread: Jacquard weaveOverall: 373.4 x 71.1 cm (147 x 28 in.)Gift of C. L. BurtonCCCC0
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
Buddhist Surplice (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1345Silk with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadAverage: 114.3 x 205.7 cm (45 x 81 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Noh Robe (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.13Silk, twill weave; metal threadOverall: 142.2 x 193 cm (56 x 76 in.)The Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Rank Badge (buzi)
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1948.70Silk, satin weave; silk, gold metal thread, and peacock feather embroideryOverall: 31.1 x 31.1 cm (12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Buddhist Surplice (Kesa)
Japan, Meiji period
1916.1338Silk with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadAverage: 116.9 x 193 cm (46 x 76 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Floral striped silk on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
2003.96Samite: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 50.1 x 27.5 cm (19 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brocaded Velvet Panel with Italianate Pattern
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2003.3Silk: velvet, brocaded; 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
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, early 19th century
1931.133Linen: plain weave ground; wool; metal thread: embroidery, chain stitch; silk: ribbonOverall: 37 x 43 cm (14 9/16 x 16 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Noh Costume (Surihaku) with Flowers in Fence
Japan, Edo period
1916.8Silk, metal threadOverall: 123.8 x 124.5 cm (48 3/4 x 49 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
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
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
Pair of Boots
Northern China, Liao dynasty
1993.158Silk: tapestry weave; two kinds of metal threadsOverall: 47.5 x 30.8 cm (18 11/16 x 12 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
Noh Costume (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.14Silk, compound weave; metal threadOverall: 168.3 x 195.6 cm (66 1/4 x 77 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Textile with field of poppies on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
1926.22Twill weave with supplementary weft, stamped: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 85.7 x 71.1 cm (33 3/4 x 28 in.); Mounted: 92.7 x 78.7 cm (36 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Wrapper for the Tapestry Scroll Mingling of Clear and Muddy Water at the...
China, Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Qianlong reign
1915.618.bSilk and metal thread: tapestry weave, painted with ink and colorsWarp: 76.2 cm (30 in.); weft: 93.3 cm (36 3/4 in.); Overall: 55.5 x 55 cm (21 7/8 x 21 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2001.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 162.2 x 64.8 cm (63 7/8 x 25 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868), early 19th century
1918.586Silk; metal threadAverage: 113 x 208.3 cm (44 1/2 x 82 in.)Gift of Mrs. Rose KeanCCCC0
Section of Silk Fabric with Falconers Amid Rose Bushes
Iran, Safavid period
1949.467Silk and silver-metal thread: twill weave with complementary and discontinuous weftOverall: 47.7 x 48.3 cm (18 3/4 x 19 in.); Mounted: 58.4 x 58.4 cm (23 x 23 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Noh Robe (Kariginu)
Japan, Edo period
1916.3Silk, satin weave (?) with supplementary metal thread weftOverall: 162.6 x 190.5 cm (64 x 75 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
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
Fragment of a Band
Italy, Sicily, Palermo, 11th-12th century
1939.46Warp face pick up twill; silk and metal threadOverall: 7.7 x 5.1 cm (3 1/16 x 2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Tver province, 18th- 19th century
1931.109Cotton or linen (est.) straight (continuous) bobbin lace; ground with interspersed motifs of plant and animal forms in plain weave outlined with metal thread; applied silk (est.) ribbonsOverall: 32.5 x 48.5 cm (12 13/16 x 19 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.104Cotton or linen (est.) straight (continuous) bobbin lace (Vologda tape lace). The tape forms figural or plant motifs outlined with gimp (heavy cord) with a monochrome plaited ground (metal thread or linen (est.) linking the tape; applied silk (est.) and metal thread ribbonOverall: 35.5 x 46 cm (14 x 18 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Tibetan Man's Robe, Chuba
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
2007.216Silk, gilt-metal thread of two kinds: satin weave with supplementary weft patterningWidth across shoulders: 189.9 cm (74 3/4 in.); length back of neck to hem: 152.4 cm (60 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Noh Costume (Sobatsugi) with Peonies
Japan, Edo period
1916.2Brocade; silk and metal threadOverall: 105.4 x 66.7 cm (41 1/2 x 26 1/4 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Turban cover
Turkey
1916.1481Plain weave: silk; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadAverage: 109.3 x 109.3 cm (43 1/16 x 43 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bed cover with floral medallion pattern
India, Deccan
1916.1359Plain weave, quilted: cotton; embroidery, couched laid work: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 251.5 x 330.2 cm (99 x 130 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276Plain weave: linen; embroidery, chain stitch: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 148.5 x 157 cm (58 7/16 x 61 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
No image available
China, Qing dynasty
1918.560Satin weave silk with gold metal thread embroidery; supplementary weft; black velvet; metal (brass?); lined in blue silkGeneral Income FundCCCC0
Towel End
Russia, Nizhny-Novgorod province, 18th-19th century
1931.110Cotton or linen (est.); straight (continuous) bobbin lace (Vologda tape lace). The tape forms figural or plants motifs outlined with gimp (heavy cord) with a polychrome plaited ground linking the tape; applied silk (est.) ribbon and metal thread trimOverall: 45.7 x 42.9 cm (18 x 16 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Noh Costume (Karaori) with Dragon and Rice with Dew Roundels
Japan, Edo period
1916.1318Silk, brocaded metal threadOverall: 139.7 x 133.3 cm (55 x 52 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Chaperon (Hood)
Spain, late 17th century
1916.1383Silk and metal threadsOverall: 45 x 52.7 cm (17 11/16 x 20 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman's Costume (Skirt)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.bPlain weave silk (purple) with metal thread embroideryOverall: 96.5 x 330.1 cm (38 x 129 15/16 in.)Presented by Mrs. Grace Studebaker FishCCCC0
Woman's Costume (Head Square)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.cSilk (blue) with metal thread embroideryOverall: 92.7 x 144.8 cm (36 1/2 x 57 in.)Presented by Mrs. Grace Studebaker FishCCCC0
Woman's Costume (White Silk Band)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.dSilk (white) with metal thread embroidery and sequinsOverall: 37.5 x 7.7 cm (14 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.)Presented by Mrs. Grace Studebaker FishCCCC0
Woman's Costume (Blue Silk Band)
Italy, Sicily, 19th century
1931.445.eSilk (blue) with metal thread embroidery and sequinsOverall: 48.3 x 7.7 cm (19 x 3 1/16 in.)Presented by Mrs. Grace Studebaker FishCCCC0
Gold Brocade
Turkey, last quarter of the 16th century
1918.206Silk: compound weave, metal thread weft, brocadingAverage: 46.4 x 43.8 cm (18 1/4 x 17 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered towel
Turkey
1916.1251Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadAverage: 129.5 x 55.9 cm (51 x 22 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13Twill weave: wool; embroidery, chain stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 183 x 119.4 cm (72 1/16 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Panel
Italy, 17th century
1921.134Plain compound satin; silk and metal threadOverall: 64.3 x 150.6 cm (25 5/16 x 59 5/16 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, 16th century
1926.532Plain compound satin; silk and metal threadOverall: 130.8 x 56.8 cm (51 1/2 x 22 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Mary B. OtisCCCC0
Noh Robe (Karaori)
Japan, Edo period
1916.9Brocaded silk with metal thread weftOverall: 151.1 x 143.5 cm (59 1/2 x 56 1/2 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Fragments
Spain, second half of 15th century
1926.510Brocaded silk with metal threadAverage: 45.8 x 20.4 cm (18 1/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Strip of Border of Sari
India, Aurangabad ?, 19th century
1925.674Plain weave and tapestry weave: silk and metal threadOverall: 6.4 x 52.1 cm (2 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brocaded Silk Fragment
Italy, 14th century
1919.29Lampas weave, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 41.9 x 15.2 cm (16 1/2 x 6 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Jacket
India, 19th century
1968.245Woven silk and metal threads, cottonOverall: 52 x 157.5 cm (20 1/2 x 62 in.)Gift of Doris and Ed WienerCCCC0
Two Fragments of a Band
Italy, Sicily, end of 11th century
1940.492Tablet weave; silk and gold metal threadOverall: 34.3 x 3.5 cm (13 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Reliquary Bag
France, last half 13th century
1939.37Tapestry weave fragment with tablet woven band along top edge; silk and metal threadOverall: 12.1 x 18.4 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Table Cover
Italy, Venice, late 17th-early 18th century
1939.152Satin weave, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 170.2 x 102.2 cm (67 x 40 1/4 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, early 17th century
1918.905Lampas weave, silk and metal threadOverall: 40.7 x 24.8 cm (16 x 9 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Lampas with animals in squares
probably Iran
1929.905Lampas and taqueté: silk and metal threadOverall: 23.2 x 10.7 cm (9 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Italy, 17th century
1918.907Lampas weave, silk and metal threadOverall: 25.4 x 50.8 cm (10 x 20 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Buddhist Priest Robe and Sash
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868) or Meiji period (1868-1912), 19th century
1921.1145Silk, brocaded; metal threadOverall: 116.8 x 203.2 cm (46 x 80 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Fragment with maritime scene
Iran, Safavid Period
1928.651Double cloth: silk and silver-metal threadOverall: 20.6 x 12.1 cm (8 1/8 x 4 3/4 in.); Mounted: 25.4 x 17.8 cm (10 x 7 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Unfinished robe
China, Qing dynasty
1917.64Silk with silk and metal thread embroideryOverall: 314.8 x 157.5 cm (123 15/16 x 62 in.)Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John LowmanCCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1323Embroidered silk with metal threadAverage: 139.7 x 66 cm (55 x 26 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment
Spain, second half of 16th century
1918.885Brocaded silk with metal threadAverage: 26.1 x 40.7 cm (10 1/4 x 16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fukusa
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1321Embroidered silk with metal threadAverage: 86.3 x 68.6 cm (34 x 27 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Gold and Silver Cloth
Spain, late 16th century
1918.297Brocaded silk with metal threadAverage: 54.6 x 26.7 cm (21 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Poppies
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2010.186Tapestry weave with weft-bundle floats; wool, silk and metal threadOverall: 343 x 598 cm (135 1/16 x 235 7/16 in.)Gift of the Trammell Crow Family©
Buddhist Vestment (Kesa)
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868), 18th century
1916.1342Silk with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadAverage: 115.6 x 160 cm (45 1/2 x 63 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sari (Fragment)
India, 19th century
1918.193Brocade; silk and metal threadOverall: 19.2 x 20.1 cm (7 9/16 x 7 15/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
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
Lampas with double ogival floral pattern on checkered ground
Turkey, Istanbul
1918.194Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 49 x 62.3 cm (19 5/16 x 24 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Lampas with compressed undulating vines
Turkey, Bursa
1915.676Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 109.2 x 75.2 cm (43 x 29 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
Fragment
India, 18th-19th century
1916.1479Tapestry weave: silk, metal threadOverall: 177.8 x 144.8 cm (70 x 57 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.205Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 47.6 x 28 cm (18 3/4 x 11 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.200Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 29.2 x 22.9 cm (11 1/2 x 9 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragments
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.199Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 42 x 25.5 cm (16 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, 16th century
1918.204Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 43.2 x 22.3 cm (17 x 8 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Brocaded Fragments
Italy, late 16th century
1918.910Lampas weave (?), silk and metal threadOverall: 22.5 x 13.5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 5/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments
Iran, 18th century
1915.657Silk, brocaded, with metal thread weftOverall: 67.3 x 56.1 cm (26 1/2 x 22 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, late 16th century
1918.191Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 38.1 x 19.1 cm (15 x 7 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment
Turkey, Asia Minor ?, late 16th century
1924.1040Silk, brocaded, with metal thread weftAverage: 48.3 x 35.3 cm (19 x 13 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Noh Robe (Karaori)
Japan, Edo period
1916.5Silk, twill weave with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadOverall: 151.2 x 137.2 cm (59 1/2 x 54 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Bag
Japan, 18th century
1921.402Brocaded silk with metal thread weftOverall: 33 x 26.7 x 5 cm (13 x 10 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of George Trumbull LaddCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Italy, Perugia, 16th-17th century
1920.1463Satin, brocaded; silk and metal threadOverall: 18.4 x 48.9 cm (7 1/4 x 19 1/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.702Brocade, "kimkhwab"; silk and metal threadOverall: 31.8 x 6.4 cm (12 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fabric
Japan, late 19th-early 20th century
1916.1333Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 71.1 x 66.7 cm (28 x 26 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Noh Costume (Atsuita)
Japan, Edo period
1916.6Silk: twill weave with supplementary weft, brocaded; metal threadOverall: 142.3 x 139.7 cm (56 x 55 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279Tapestry weave, double interlocked: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 309.9 x 64.8 cm (122 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, 16th century
1918.198Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 22.9 x 9 cm (9 x 3 9/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Asia Minor, 17th century
1940.491Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 50.8 x 22.9 cm (20 x 9 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Sleeve with birds in blossoming bushes
Iran
1940.486Taqueté: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 19.7 x 52.1 cm (7 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, Bursa, late 16th century
1918.207Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 44.5 x 47.7 cm (17 1/2 x 18 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Turkey, late 17th century
1918.197Brocaded silk with metal thread weftAverage: 33 x 16.5 cm (13 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Cap
Dalmatia, 19th century
1926.430Plain weave silk with metal thread embroideryAverage: 38.1 x 40.7 cm (15 x 16 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. O. SpencerCCCC0
Textile Fragment
Japan, 19th century
1920.767Compound weave: silk and metal thread weftAverage: 28 x 21 cm (11 x 8 1/4 in.)General Income FundCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, 20th century
1916.1211Embroidery; cotton, metal and silk thread, sequinsOverall: 83.8 x 25.4 cm (33 x 10 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Strip
India, early 20th century
1916.1210Embroidery; cotton, metal and silk thread, sequinsOverall: 79.4 x 29.2 cm (31 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve with rose bushes and butterflies
Iran, Safavid Period
1924.744Taqueté ground with twill pattern, brocaded: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 26 x 46.5 cm (10 1/4 x 18 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.700Brocade; ecru cotton ground, silk and metal threadOverall: 14.6 x 17.2 cm (5 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Metal Embroidery
India, early 20th century
1916.1480Silk net with metal thread, embroidery and sequinsOverall: 228.6 x 109.2 cm (90 x 43 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Velvet Strip
Italy, 17th century
1927.364Velvet (cut and uncut); silk and metal threadOverall: 25.4 x 50.8 cm (10 x 20 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
India, 19th century
1925.703Brocade; sateen ground with silk and metal threadOverall: 12.7 x 3.8 cm (5 x 1 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.443Plain-weave linen with silk and metal thread embroidery; or nué (shaded gold)Overall: 24.7 x 62 cm (9 3/4 x 24 7/16 in.)Gift of Max Littwitz in memory of Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Apparel from a Dalmatic
Italy, first half of the 16th century
1931.442Plain-weave linen with silk and metal thread embroidery; or nué (shaded gold)Overall: 24.6 x 60.6 cm (9 11/16 x 23 7/8 in.)Gift of Max Littwitz in memory of Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
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
Study for Poppies Tapestry
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2009.266Tapestry weave with weft floats; wool, silk(?), metal threadOverall: 50.8 x 85.1 cm (20 x 33 1/2 in.)Gift of Vicki S. McDaniel in honor of her mother, Mildred Constantine©
Brocaded Textile
Italy, early 17th century
1918.909Plain compound cloth, brocaded and couched; silk and metal threadOverall: 62.2 x 16.5 cm (24 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Sash with floral field and end panels on a gold ground
Iran
1916.1309Taqueté with discontinuous wefts: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 449.5 x 59.7 cm (176 15/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadOverall: 92 x 92.5 cm (36 1/4 x 36 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Baby's Robe
Spain, 17th century
1919.542Plain weave silk with silver metal thread weft; embroidered with gold and silver metal thread, spangles, and colored glass stonesOverall: 35.6 x 33.7 cm (14 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of Salmon P. HalleCCCC0
Embroidered envelope with closures
Turkey
1916.1294Satin weave: silk; embroidery, couched stitches: gilt-metal thread and cottonAverage: 91.5 x 95.9 cm (36 x 37 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Silk Fragment
Spain, 18th century
1953.298Fancy satin, brocaded: silk and metal threadsAverage: 97.8 x 55.9 cm (38 1/2 x 22 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Sari
India, Patna, 19th - early 20th century
1916.1215Embroidery; silk and metal thread and sequins on cotton tabby groundOverall: 197.5 x 122 cm (77 3/4 x 48 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel
Turkey, 19th century
1916.1250Embroidery: silk and metal threads on linen tabby groundAverage: 147.3 x 54.6 cm (58 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover
India, 19th century
1916.1364Embroidery: silk, metal, and cotton thread on cotton ground; silk edging and velvet appliquéOverall: 125 x 88 cm (49 3/16 x 34 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Towel (Peshkir)
Turkey, 19th century
1956.675Embroidery: silk threads and metal strip pushed through fabric, bend and pressed on cotton tabby groundAverage: 86.7 x 43.2 cm (34 1/8 x 17 in.)Harold North Fowler CollectionCCCC0
No image available
Morocco, Berber ?, 19th century
1918.42Plain weave linen? with silk and metal thread embroidery, shells and glass and metal beadsAverage: 76.2 x 25.4 cm (30 x 10 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0