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Medium: Wool (631)
Medium: Wool (631)
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144CCCC0
Band with Trophy Heads
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1953.475CCCC0
Story of Perseus and Andromeda
Netherlands, early 16th century
1927.487CCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
Venus tells Aeneas and his friend Achates to go to Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.1CCCC0
Cupid disguised as Aeneas's son, presents gifts to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.2CCCC0
Dido Sacrifices to Juno, the Goddess of Marriage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.3CCCC0
Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.4CCCC0
Dido and Aeneas seek shelter from a storm
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.5CCCC0
Mercury tells Aeneas to Leave Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.6CCCC0
Aeneas says Farewell to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.7CCCC0
The Death of Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.8CCCC0
Tunic with Profile Animal and Human Heads
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12CCCC0
Half Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393CCCC0
Turban Band (Llauto)
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 3rd-1st Century BC
1946.228CCCC0
Fragmentary Icon Panel, Christ in Glory (?) and Evangelists
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid 8th - mid 9th centuries
1952.256CCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412CCCC0
Peacock and Dragon
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1953.330CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143CCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615CCCC0
Chateau de Chaumont Set
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176CCCC0
The Triumph of Eternity (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.1CCCC0
Youth (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.2CCCC0
Time (From Chateau de Chaumont Set)
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176.3CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38CCCC0
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256CCCC0
Halberd
Germany, late 16th Century
1919.58CCCC0
Duck's Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1950.512CCCC0
Violet and Columbine
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1953.329CCCC0
Millefleurs Tapestry with Medici Coat of Arms
Netherlands, Hainault, early 16th century
1942.824CCCC0
Settee
Thomas Hope (British, 1769–1831) and 1 other
2011.3CCCC0
Band
Peru, Central Coast?, Lima?, Early Horizon?
1940.496CCCC0
Inka Khipu (Fiber Recording Device)
Peru, Inca Period, 15th-16th Century
1940.469CCCC0
Fire Screen Panel and Frame
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 2 others
1942.821CCCC0
Fire Screen Panel
Jacques Neilson and 3 others
1942.821.aCCCC0
Chinese Fair
Beauvais (French) and 2 others
1944.134CCCC0
The Piping Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.74CCCC0
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262CCCC0
Grape Leaf from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.aCCCC0
No image available
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262.bCCCC0
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21CCCC0
Blanket
Greece, Crete, 19th century
1965.314CCCC0
Fiber Form
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921–1989)
2001.117©
Untitled
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1992.357©
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Andes or Chile, Northern Andes, Tiwanaku style, 5th-10th Century
1997.150CCCC0
Four Seasons
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544CCCC0
Spring: Fishing Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.1CCCC0
Summer: Harvest Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.2CCCC0
Autumn: Vintage Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.3CCCC0
Winter: Skating Scene
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544.4CCCC0
Shepherds in a Round Dance
Netherlands, early 16th century
1939.158CCCC0
The Family (In Memory of a Summer in the White Mountains)
Marguerite Zorach (American, 1887–1968)
2020.261CCCC0
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.a©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.b©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.c©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.d©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.e©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.f©
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187.g©
Ifá diviner's necklace (òdìgbà Ifá)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1995.23CCCC0
The Flute Player from Set Les Beaux Pastorales
Beauvais (French) and 1 other
1942.822CCCC0
Textile Bag
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.669CCCC0
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.378CCCC0
Savonnerie Panel: Autumn
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627)
1946.247CCCC0
Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Nasca-Huari style
1957.340CCCC0
Fragment of Embroidered Cloth
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, c. 300-100 BC
1940.528CCCC0
Untitled
Desirée Scholten (Dutch, 1920–1987)
1996.192©
Coverlet
America, Ohio, Steubenville, 19th century
1971.138CCCC0
Louis XV Savonnerie Carpet with Royal Arms
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627) and 1 other
1950.8CCCC0
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1947.291CCCC0
Double Cloth
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.243CCCC0
Fragment of a Band or Border
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.110CCCC0
Fragment, probably from a large hanging
Iran or Iraq, 10th-11th century ?
1959.122CCCC0
Shard
Ramona Sakiestewa (American, 1948-)
1996.195©
Warp Patterned Cloth
Bolivia, Salinas, late 19th century
1947.189CCCC0
Woven Wool Textile
Sweden, Dalecarlia, early 19th century
1930.628CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.569CCCC0
Fragment of Wool Velvet
Spain, early 16th century
1944.323CCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1973.1062CCCC0
Pouch (Bolsa)
Bolivia, Choclla, early 20th century
1947.191CCCC0
Equilibrio en Rojo y Azul
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.23©
Tie-Dyed Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1933.393CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132CCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 7th-1st Century BC
1962.240CCCC0
Tunic Fragment with Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.270CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period
2000.5CCCC0
Horse
Austria, Vienna
1931.10©
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130CCCC0
Woolen carpet with millefleurs decoration
India, Mughal, Kashmir, 17th century
1936.17CCCC0
Covered Basket
Arctic, Aleut, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.430CCCC0
Basket
Arctic, Aleut, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.430.aCCCC0
Cover for a Basket
Arctic, Aleut, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.430.bCCCC0
Altar Frontal with the Lamentation
attributed to Cosimo Tura (Italian, c. 1430–1495) and 1 other
1950.145CCCC0
Hubbell Revival-style Rug with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1917.62CCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Fragment of a Band (?)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.149CCCC0
Gideon Selecting his Army
Flanders, late 16th century
1949.230CCCC0
Carpet
Iran, Herat, 16th century
1962.263CCCC0
Tent Wall Panel(?)
Iran, Rasht, Qajar period
1916.1297CCCC0
Romans Admiring the Sabine Women
Belgium, Brussels, 16th century
1942.820CCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.88CCCC0
Moses and Jethro's Daughter
Flanders, 17th century
1921.934CCCC0
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.135CCCC0
Prayer Rug
Caucasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1945.166CCCC0
Hooked Panel
America, 18th century
1944.457CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131CCCC0
Trapezoidal Bag
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.52CCCC0
Trapezoidal Bag
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.53CCCC0
Carpet
1989.473CCCC0
Children Playing: The Bath
workshop of Charron (French) and 1 other
1942.819CCCC0
Hurdles
Dorothy Turobinski (American, 1906–1999)
1955.226©
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.92CCCC0
Sampler
Europe, 19th century
1956.839CCCC0
Wool Embroidery
Egypt, early Islamic period, 8th-9th century
1929.949CCCC0
Violet and Columbine
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1934.329CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472CCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.aCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472.bCCCC0
Coat
India, Kashmir, early 20th century
1917.36CCCC0
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.335©
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period
1916.1980CCCC0
Altar Frontal: Scenes from the Childhood of Christ
France and South Netherlands, 16th century
1942.826CCCC0
Knitted Sock
Yugoslavia, 20th century
1924.1036©
Saltillo Style Blanket/Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1921.558CCCC0
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.336©
Ornament, Probably from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.254CCCC0
Rug (banded pound blanket style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, post- Contact, Early Period
1921.561CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061CCCC0
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.725©
Saltillo Style Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico or Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.559CCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298CCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.aCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.bCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.cCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.dCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298.eCCCC0
Fragments of a Belt
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348CCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1982.266CCCC0
Long Shawl with Galleries
France, Paris, 19th century
2010.146CCCC0
Music
Vera De Kosenko (American, 1890–1970)
1940.26©
Triple Cloth
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.242CCCC0
Long Stole with Botehs and Orange Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.135CCCC0
Cat
Austria, Vienna
1931.12©
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61CCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.271CCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.568CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138CCCC0
Spanish Carpet with a Turkish Pattern
Spain, Alcaraz?, Mudejar, 15th century
1952.511CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Bag
Phillipines, Early 20th century
1917.770CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of an Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.552CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.258CCCC0
Fragment
Germany, 15th century
1985.197CCCC0
Fragment with Two Animals (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1983.260CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162CCCC0
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.334©
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.297CCCC0
Color Square
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2001.247©
Large Cloth
Peru, North Coast, Chimú Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Shawl
France, Nimes ?, 19th century
1955.293CCCC0
Abigail Parkman Embroidery
America, 18th century
1920.1293CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18CCCC0
Long Shawl in a Vegetal Style with Coral Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.140CCCC0
Pouch (Bolsa)
Bolivia, Haurina, late 19th century
1947.190CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27CCCC0
Square shawl with Quarter Shawl Layout and Ivory Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.137CCCC0
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.722©
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.723©
Square Shawl
England, Norwich or France, Nimes, 19th century
1955.294CCCC0
Two Beaded Panels
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210CCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.1CCCC0
Beaded Panel
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210.2CCCC0
Fragment, Probably an Ornament from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.142CCCC0
Fragment, Probably an Ornament from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.142.aCCCC0
Fragment, Probably an Ornament from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.142.bCCCC0
Fragment with Frieze of Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.259CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.573CCCC0
Panel: Spring
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627)
1952.14CCCC0
The Mystical Grapes
Flanders, possibly Bruges, early 16th century
1973.77CCCC0
Heraldic Tapestry
France, 18th century
1940.612CCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553CCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149CCCC0
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144CCCC0
Classical Turkish Carpet with the Lotto Pattern
Turkey, Ushak, Ottoman period
2015.61CCCC0
Woman’s Two-Piece Dress (Biil’éé)
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1929.921CCCC0
Woman's "Fancy Manta"
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.150CCCC0
Woman's Dress (one panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.149CCCC0
Friendly Fences
Dorothy Turobinski (American, 1906–1999)
1999.248©
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263CCCC0
Woman's Dress (One Panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.947CCCC0
Rug on Loom
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Modern Period
1936.21©
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1929.105CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546CCCC0
Fragment of Border
Egypt, 9th century
1929.931CCCC0
Banded Wearing Blanket (diyugi)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.555CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800CCCC0
Blanket
Tibet ?, 19th century
1918.15CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269CCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108CCCC0
Mantle
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, c. 600-400 BC
1940.515CCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266CCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375CCCC0
Belt
Ecuador, 20th century
1939.25.aCCCC0
Ornament (Gammadion and Segmentum) from a Tunic
Egypt, Antinoë ?, Byzantine period, 6th century
1973.21CCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 5th - 7th century
1914.549CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1929.106CCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544CCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.275CCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381CCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.252CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283CCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.162CCCC0
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107CCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.aCCCC0
Clavi (Decorative Band)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.bCCCC0
Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107.cCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.545CCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Ornament from a Large Cloth
Egypt, Al-Bahnasá, Late Tulunid or Second Abbasid period, 9th - 10th century
1950.517CCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253CCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.261CCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513CCCC0
Firefighter's Suit (Kaji shōzoku)
Japan, Edo period
2020.423.aCCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 1 other
1944.133CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Human Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1982.301CCCC0
Sampler
Alles Corbett
1964.84CCCC0
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
Box
Ann Hamilton (American, b. 1956)
1996.175©
Fragment of a Border
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 4th-2nd Century BC
1921.1550CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1914.528CCCC0
Square Reversible Shawl
England, Norwich or France, Lyon or Scotland, Paisley, second half of 19th century
1934.201CCCC0
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
Woven Coverlet
America, 19th century
1938.254CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550CCCC0
Segmenta (2 of 2)
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268CCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267CCCC0
Embroidered Bed Rug
America, late 18th Century
1954.778CCCC0
Lamb
Austria, Vienna
1931.9©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Icon of the Virgin and Child
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1967.144Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 178.7 x 110.5 cm (70 3/8 x 43 1/2 in.); Mounted: 197.4 x 128.2 x 6.4 cm (77 11/16 x 50 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Band with Trophy Heads
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1953.475Interlocking warp and weft, single interlock: woolOverall: 180.7 x 21.6 cm (71 1/8 x 8 1/2 in.); Mounted: 193 x 30.5 cm (76 x 12 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Story of Perseus and Andromeda
Netherlands, early 16th century
1927.487Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 320.5 x 446.8 cm (126 3/16 x 175 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
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
Venus tells Aeneas and his friend Achates to go to Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.1Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411.3 x 294.5 cm (161 15/16 x 115 15/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Cupid disguised as Aeneas's son, presents gifts to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.2Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 418.8 x 634.6 cm (164 7/8 x 249 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido Sacrifices to Juno, the Goddess of Marriage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.3Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411 x 464.5 cm (161 13/16 x 182 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido shows Aeneas the plans for the fortifications of Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.4Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 416.4 x 563.6 cm (163 15/16 x 221 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Dido and Aeneas seek shelter from a storm
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.5Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 416.4 x 418.8 cm (163 15/16 x 164 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Mercury tells Aeneas to Leave Carthage
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.6Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 411 x 337 cm (161 13/16 x 132 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Aeneas says Farewell to Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.7Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 403 x 394 cm (158 11/16 x 155 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
The Death of Dido
Giovanni Francesco Romanelli (Italian, 1610–1662) and 1 other
1915.79.8Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 414 x 466.5 cm (163 x 183 11/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Francis F. Prentiss, in memory of Dr. Dudley P. AllenCCCC0
Tunic with Profile Animal and Human Heads
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 97.8 x 99.1 cm (38 1/2 x 39 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Half Tunic
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393Interlocked tapestry; cotton and woolOverall: 92.7 x 72.1 cm (36 1/2 x 28 3/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Turban Band (Llauto)
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 3rd-1st Century BC
1946.228Needle reseau (netting): wool and cottonOverall: 426.5 x 7 cm (167 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Fragmentary Icon Panel, Christ in Glory (?) and Evangelists
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid 8th - mid 9th centuries
1952.256Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 53.3 x 80.7 cm (21 x 31 3/4 in.); Mounted: 63.5 x 90.2 cm (25 x 35 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412Plain weave ground with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 45.2 x 47.7 cm (17 13/16 x 18 3/4 in.); Mounted: 64.1 x 64.1 x 2.5 cm (25 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Peacock and Dragon
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1953.330Weft-faced compound twill; woolOverall: 206.6 x 174.7 cm (81 5/16 x 68 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Philip WhiteCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.143Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 94 x 39.4 cm (37 x 15 1/2 in.); Mounted: 99.7 x 48.3 cm (39 1/4 x 19 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1950.615Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 47.6 x 6.2 cm (18 3/4 x 2 7/16 in.); Mounted: 53.3 x 12.1 cm (21 x 4 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Chateau de Chaumont Set
France, Lyon(?), early 16th century
1960.176Silk and wool; tapestry weaveAverage: 321.8 x 452 cm (126 11/16 x 177 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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
Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic
Egypt, Islamic period, Abbasid, 8th - 9th century
1983.256Plain weave with slit-tapestry weave, applied; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 14 x 18.7 cm (5 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.); Mounted: 22.2 x 29.5 cm (8 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Halberd
Germany, late 16th Century
1919.58Steel; leaf-shaped head; octagonal woof haft, woolen pompomOverall: 197.5 cm (77 3/4 in.); Blade: 22.8 cm (9 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Duck's Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1950.512Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 15.9 x 23.5 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Violet and Columbine
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1953.329Jacquard loom woven weft-faced twill, double cloth; wool and mohairOverall: 122.6 x 180.7 cm (48 1/4 x 71 1/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Philip WhiteCCCC0
Millefleurs Tapestry with Medici Coat of Arms
Netherlands, Hainault, early 16th century
1942.824Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 274.2 x 639.7 cm (107 15/16 x 251 7/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Settee
Thomas Hope (British, 1769–1831) and 1 other
2011.3Gilt-wood, reproduction wool upholsteryOverall: 102.2 x 113 x 71.1 cm (40 1/4 x 44 1/2 x 28 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Band
Peru, Central Coast?, Lima?, Early Horizon?
1940.496Warp-faced weave: llama woolAverage: 451.9 x 3.2 cm (177 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Inka Khipu (Fiber Recording Device)
Peru, Inca Period, 15th-16th Century
1940.469Cords, knotted and twisted; cotton and woolOverall: 113 x 137.2 cm (44 1/2 x 54 in.); Mounted: 119.4 x 143.5 cm (47 x 56 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Family Gathering on New Year's Morning
China, Qing dynasty
1942.825Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 257.8 x 377.8 cm (101 1/2 x 148 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fire Screen Panel and Frame
Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662) and 2 others
1942.821Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 79.1 cm (31 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Chinese Fair
Beauvais (French) and 2 others
1944.134Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 308 x 293.1 cm (121 1/4 x 115 3/8 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Hanging with foliate roundel and rider
Iran or Iraq
1951.90Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 22.3 x 17.2 cm (8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
The Piping Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1968.74Tabby ground with looped-knot pile, linen and woolOverall: 83.5 x 62.5 cm (32 7/8 x 24 5/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
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
Grape Leaves from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-6th Century
1983.262Weft-faced plain weave with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 19 x 31.5 cm (7 1/2 x 12 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade 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
Blanket
Greece, Crete, 19th century
1965.314WoolOverall: 160 x 218.5 cm (63 x 86 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harlan C. NewellCCCC0
Fiber Form
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921–1989)
2001.117Stichery and wrapping; sisal rope, burlap and wool; sisal and cotton threadsOverall: 320.6 x 31.7 x 22.8 cm (126 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 9 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec Ward©
Untitled
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1992.357Tabby weaving and wrapping: woolOverall: 20.3 x 14 cm (8 x 5 1/2 in.); Mounted: 30.5 x 22.9 cm (12 x 9 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Andes or Chile, Northern Andes, Tiwanaku style, 5th-10th Century
1997.150AlpacaOverall: 14.6 x 16 x 20 cm (5 3/4 x 6 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Four Seasons
possibly by Gobelins Manufactory (France, Paris, est. 1662)
1952.544Wool, silk, and gold filé; tapestry weaveAverage: 256.5 x 264.2 cm (101 x 104 in.)Gift of Francis Ginn, Marian Ginn Jones, Barbara Ginn Griesinger, and Alexander Ginn in memory of Frank Hadley Ginn and Cornelia Root GinnCCCC0
Shepherds in a Round Dance
Netherlands, early 16th century
1939.158Tapestry weave: wool and silkOverall: 360.5 x 401.1 cm (141 15/16 x 157 15/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
The Family (In Memory of a Summer in the White Mountains)
Marguerite Zorach (American, 1887–1968)
2020.261Plain weave silk; wool embroideryObject: 86.4 x 72.4 cm (34 x 28 1/2 in.); Framed: 90.2 x 77.5 cm (35 1/2 x 30 1/2 in.)Edwin R. and Harriet Pelton Perkins Memorial FundCCCC0
Available Forms
Jean Stamsta (American, 1936-)
1977.187Weaving and wrapping: wool and syntheticsGift of The Textile Arts Club©
Ifá diviner's necklace (òdìgbà Ifá)
Africa, West Africa, Nigeria, Yorùbá-style maker
1995.23Cloth, glass beads, cardboard, cotton, probably wool, and woodOverall: 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in.); Bag: 21.5 x 19.6 cm (8 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
The Flute Player from Set Les Beaux Pastorales
Beauvais (French) and 1 other
1942.822Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 363.1 x 375.7 cm (142 15/16 x 147 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Textile Bag
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.669Tabby weave, warp patterned; woolAverage: 24.2 x 38.8 cm (9 1/2 x 15 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.378Needle network with cut pile: cotton and wool; reseau for top: cottonOverall: 14.3 x 15 x 15.5 cm (5 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Savonnerie Panel: Autumn
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627)
1946.247Knotted pile, silk and woolOverall: 297.2 x 218.5 cm (117 x 86 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Roundel Fragment: Speckled-Breasted Bird
Egypt ?, 8th century
1982.108Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 14.5 x 15.7 cm (5 11/16 x 6 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Nasca-Huari style
1957.340Interlocking warp and weft: woolAverage: 45.1 x 89.6 cm (17 3/4 x 35 1/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Fragment of Embroidered Cloth
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, c. 300-100 BC
1940.528Embroidery on plain wool groundAverage: 100.3 x 139.1 cm (39 1/2 x 54 3/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Untitled
Desirée Scholten (Dutch, 1920–1987)
1996.192Slit-tapestry weave: woolOverall: 22 x 21.8 cm (8 11/16 x 8 9/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Coverlet
America, Ohio, Steubenville, 19th century
1971.138Tabby, double cloth weave, two lengths: woolAverage: 208.9 x 196.2 cm (82 1/4 x 77 1/4 in.)Gift of Burniece Sweet in memory of Allie Culp WaiteCCCC0
Louis XV Savonnerie Carpet with Royal Arms
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627) and 1 other
1950.8Savonnerie knotted pile (symmetrical ruf knot), wool, hempOverall: 546 x 615.6 cm (214 15/16 x 242 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Four-Cornered Hat
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1947.291Needle network with and without cut pile: cotton and woolAverage: 10.2 x 13.4 cm (4 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Woven Band
Egypt
1929.948WoolOverall: 3.9 x 18.5 cm (1 9/16 x 7 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Double Cloth
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.243WoolOverall: 4.5 x 23.5 cm (1 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Gift of David BernsteinCCCC0
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, probably from a large hanging
Iran or Iraq, 10th-11th century ?
1959.122Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 17.5 x 16 cm (6 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Shard
Ramona Sakiestewa (American, 1948-)
1996.195Slit-tapestry weave: woolOverall: 23.6 x 31.8 cm (9 5/16 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Warp Patterned Cloth
Bolivia, Salinas, late 19th century
1947.189WoolOverall: 110.5 x 101.6 cm (43 1/2 x 40 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woven Wool Textile
Sweden, Dalecarlia, early 19th century
1930.628WoolAverage: 48.3 x 59.7 cm (19 x 23 1/2 in.)Gift of Sara MattssonCCCC0
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
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
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.569Wool, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 258 x 130.8 cm (101 9/16 x 51 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of Wool Velvet
Spain, early 16th century
1944.323WoolAverage: 33 x 38.1 cm (13 x 15 in.)Gift of Adolph LoewiCCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1973.1062Wool, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 245.5 x 151.2 cm (96 5/8 x 59 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. John A. HaddenCCCC0
Pouch (Bolsa)
Bolivia, Choclla, early 20th century
1947.191WoolOverall: 26.7 x 31.2 cm (10 1/2 x 12 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Equilibrio en Rojo y Azul
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.23Woven, wrapped, and interlaced wool and horsehairOverall: 231.1 x 190.5 x 15.3 cm (91 x 75 x 6 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund©
Tie-Dyed Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1933.393Discontinuous warp and weft, tie-dyed; woolAverage: 21.6 x 52.1 cm (8 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Byzantine period, 8th - 9th century
1983.132Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 12 x 10.3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Embroidered Fragment
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 7th-1st Century BC
1962.240Wool embroidery on wool tabby groundOverall: 18.5 x 20.4 cm (7 5/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Bequest of Jane Taft IngallsCCCC0
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
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
Horse
Austria, Vienna
1931.10Felted wool, embroidered and stuffedOverall: 27 x 19.7 x 6.7 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
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
Four Fragments from a Hanging: Athena Partheneon
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.136Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 26 x 42.5 cm (10 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th-7th century
1946.413Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 64.1 x 38.7 cm (25 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.); Mounted: 71.1 x 45.7 cm (28 x 18 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 7th century
1983.130Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woolen carpet with millefleurs decoration
India, Mughal, Kashmir, 17th century
1936.17Asymmetrical knot: pashmina (wool)Average: 292.7 x 248.9 cm (115 1/4 x 98 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Covered Basket
Arctic, Aleut, late 19th-early 20th century
1917.430Wool embroideryOverall: 13.5 x 10.5 cm (5 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.)Presented by William Albert Price in memory of Mrs. William Albert PriceCCCC0
Altar Frontal with the Lamentation
attributed to Cosimo Tura (Italian, c. 1430–1495) and 1 other
1950.145Wool, silk, gold and silver threadsOverall: 104.2 x 199.4 cm (41 x 78 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Hubbell Revival-style Rug with Moki (Moqui) Stripes
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Early Period
1917.62Tapestry weave: wool (Germantown)Overall: 194.8 x 138.4 cm (76 11/16 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. L. E. HoldenCCCC0
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
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
Fragment of a Band (?)
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.149Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 12.2 x 16 cm (4 13/16 x 6 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Gideon Selecting his Army
Flanders, late 16th century
1949.230Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 340.4 x 386.8 cm (134 x 152 5/16 in.)Gift of the French Committee for the Train de la ReconnaissanceCCCC0
Carpet
Iran, Herat, 16th century
1962.263Senna knot: wool and cottonAverage: 771.7 x 307.3 cm (303 13/16 x 121 in.)Florence and Charles Abel Oriental Rug Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Tent Wall Panel(?)
Iran, Rasht, Qajar period
1916.1297Wool: inlaid work; silk: embroidery, chain stitchOverall: 194.9 x 132.7 cm (76 3/4 x 52 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Romans Admiring the Sabine Women
Belgium, Brussels, 16th century
1942.820Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 205 x 485 cm (80 11/16 x 190 15/16 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.88Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 20 x 35.5 cm (7 7/8 x 14 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Moses and Jethro's Daughter
Flanders, 17th century
1921.934Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 209.8 x 106 cm (82 5/8 x 41 3/4 in.)Gift of the family of Mr. and Mrs. Peter M. HitchcockCCCC0
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
Prayer Rug
Caucasus, Daghestan, 19th century
1945.166Wool and linen; ghiordes knot, extended tabby, fringeOverall: 102.9 x 127 cm (40 1/2 x 50 in.)Gift of Mrs. John H. WalshCCCC0
Hooked Panel
America, 18th century
1944.457Hooked woolAverage: 43.2 x 30.5 cm (17 x 12 in.)Gift of Alice PenfieldCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornament
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1983.131Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 24.2 x 11.7 cm (9 1/2 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Trapezoidal Bag
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.52Alpaca woolOverall: 52.5 x 39 cm (20 11/16 x 15 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Trapezoidal Bag
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.53Alpaca woolOverall: 52.2 x 35 cm (20 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Carpet
1989.473Undyed wool: ground warp; dark brown wool: ground weft; dyed wool (polychrome): Ghiordes knotted pileOverall: 219.4 x 154.9 cm (86 3/8 x 61 in.)Gift of Charles and Irma Wilkinson in honor of Evan and Brenda TurnerCCCC0
Children Playing: The Bath
workshop of Charron (French) and 1 other
1942.819Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 101 x 114.3 cm (39 3/4 x 45 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Hurdles
Dorothy Turobinski (American, 1906–1999)
1955.226Plain cloth: linen, rayon, cotton, woolAverage: 165.4 x 105.8 cm (65 1/8 x 41 5/8 in.)Silver Jubilee Treasure Fund©
Fragment with Two Roundels and a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.92Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10 x 41 cm (3 15/16 x 16 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Sampler
Europe, 19th century
1956.839Wool on canvasOverall: 65.2 x 9.8 cm (25 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Sarah Ann MorrisonCCCC0
Wool Embroidery
Egypt, early Islamic period, 8th-9th century
1929.949Wool embroidery on wool tabby groundOverall: 4.8 x 26.9 cm (1 7/8 x 10 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Violet and Columbine
William Morris (British, 1834–1896)
1934.329Jacquard loom woven weft-faced twill, double cloth; wool and mohairGift of Mrs. Philip WhiteCCCC0
Fragment of a Shawl
India, Kashmir, 19th century
1925.472Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 19 x 55.2 cm (7 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Coat
India, Kashmir, early 20th century
1917.36Woven and embroidered woolOverall: 128 x 175 cm (50 3/8 x 68 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. James J. TracyCCCC0
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.335Fancy cloth: woolAverage: 21.3 x 30.5 cm (8 3/8 x 12 in.)Gift of the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art©
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
Altar Frontal: Scenes from the Childhood of Christ
France and South Netherlands, 16th century
1942.826Wool, silk, gold thread; tapestry weaveOverall: 107.3 x 240 cm (42 1/4 x 94 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Knitted Sock
Yugoslavia, 20th century
1924.1036Knitted wool and metallic threadAverage: 40.7 x 14 cm (16 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Miss Caroline E. Coit©
Saltillo Style Blanket/Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Classic Period
1921.558Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 207 x 119.5 cm (81 1/2 x 47 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.336Fancy cloth: woolAverage: 12.7 x 20.4 cm (5 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art©
Ornament, Probably from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.254Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 6.5 x 12.7 cm (2 9/16 x 5 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Rug (banded pound blanket style)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, post- Contact, Early Period
1921.561Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 220 x 138.8 cm (86 5/8 x 54 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.725Weft face plain weave: woolOverall: 197 x 8 cm (77 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth White©
Saltillo Style Blanket/ Sarape
America, Native North American, Southwest, Mexico or Rio Grande Hispanic, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.559Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 221 x 127.5 cm (87 x 50 3/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Five Round Segmenta
Egypt, Umayyad period
1982.298Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 12.5 x 9.4 cm (4 15/16 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Belt
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348Camelid wool; tapestryAverage: 86.5 x 4.7 cm (34 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Steve and Gail Berger in honor of Margaret Young-SanchezCCCC0
Ornamental Square
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.566Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 10.2 x 12.1 cm (4 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1982.266Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 29.2 x 29.5 cm (11 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Long Shawl with Galleries
France, Paris, 19th century
2010.146Supplementary weft pattern; wool?Overall: 316.2 x 142.7 cm (124 1/2 x 56 3/16 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Music
Vera De Kosenko (American, 1890–1970)
1940.26Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 231.1 x 178.4 cm (91 x 70 1/4 in.)Anonymous Gift©
Triple Cloth
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.242Triple cloth: woolOverall: 8.3 x 33.7 cm (3 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of David BernsteinCCCC0
Long Stole with Botehs and Orange Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.135Supplementary weft pattern, woolOverall: 308.6 x 57.1 cm (121 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Cat
Austria, Vienna
1931.12Felted wool, embroidered and stuffed; metal wireOverall: 25.4 x 22.9 x 5.1 cm (10 x 9 x 2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Bandolier (Shoulder) Bag
Northeastern Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) People
1982.61Plain weave cotton, twill weave wool, velvet, plaited wool binding, wool tassels, glass beadsAverage: 107.3 x 33 cm (42 1/4 x 13 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Fragment of Round Segmentum
Africa, North Africa, Egypt, Coptic-style weaver
1982.271Wool: tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornamentOverall: 33 x 29.2 cm (13 x 11 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Saltillo Sarape
Mexico, Coahuila state, Saltillo Region
1921.568Wool, cotton; tapestry weave, macramé fringeOverall: 200.7 x 106.7 cm (79 x 42 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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
Spanish Carpet with a Turkish Pattern
Spain, Alcaraz?, Mudejar, 15th century
1952.511Wool, knotted pile: Spanish knotOverall: 418.8 x 236.1 cm (164 7/8 x 92 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Bag
Phillipines, Early 20th century
1917.770Woven wool (?) with beadsOverall: 24.1 x 35.6 cm (9 1/2 x 14 in.)Gift of Mrs. G. Field AdamsCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of an Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.552Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 5.6 x 13.1 cm (2 3/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 6th century
1983.258Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 5.5 x 3.3 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Germany, 15th century
1985.197Patterned weave; woolOverall: 7 x 17.5 cm (2 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. RobertsonCCCC0
Fragment with Two Animals (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1983.260Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 7.8 x 7 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Textile
J. P. Stevens and Company (American)
1948.334Fancy compound twill: woolAverage: 17.8 x 147.3 cm (7 x 58 in.)Gift of the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art©
Fragment of a Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.297Tapestry weave: woolOverall: 15.7 x 25.2 cm (6 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Color Square
Helena Hernmarck (Swedish, 1941-)
2001.247Wool and perforated plastic stripsOverall: 48.5 x 30.5 cm (19 1/8 x 12 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Large Cloth
Peru, North Coast, Chimú Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665Plain cloth with overlaid tapestry-like decoration; cotton and woolOverall: 142.3 x 33 cm (56 x 13 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
Shawl
France, Nimes ?, 19th century
1955.293Wool, compound weave, additional weftOverall: 325.1 x 154.9 cm (128 x 61 in.)Gift of Mrs. Arthur LoesserCCCC0
Abigail Parkman Embroidery
America, 18th century
1920.1293Wool embroidery on canvas, tent stitch, petit pointOverall: 52.1 x 56.5 cm (20 1/2 x 22 1/4 in.)Gift of Mary BarlowCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1919.18Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 21.3 x 15 cm (8 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Long Shawl in a Vegetal Style with Coral Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.1403/1 twill weave; woolOverall: 342.3 x 165.1 cm (134 3/4 x 65 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
Pouch (Bolsa)
Bolivia, Haurina, late 19th century
1947.190Wool with glass beads and sequinsOverall: 25.5 x 36.3 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Curtain Fragment with Galloping Horse
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1948.27Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven slit-tapestry weave; woolOverall: 45.4 x 31.4 cm (17 7/8 x 12 3/8 in.); Mounted: 54 x 41.3 cm (21 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Square shawl with Quarter Shawl Layout and Ivory Center
Austria, England, France, or Scotland, 19th century
2010.1373/1 twill weave; woolOverall: 200.7 x 171.5 cm (79 x 67 1/2 in.)Gift of Arlene C. CooperCCCC0
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
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.722Warp face plain weave: woolOverall: 168 x 9 cm (66 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth White©
Belt/ Sash
America, Native North American, Southwest, Pueblo (Rio Grande?), Post-Contact, Modern Period
1937.723Warp face plain weave: woolOverall: 186.7 x 9 cm (73 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of Amelia Elizabeth White©
Square Shawl
England, Norwich or France, Nimes, 19th century
1955.294Wool, compound weave, additional weftOverall: 170.2 x 172.7 cm (67 x 68 in.)Gift of Mrs. Arthur LoesserCCCC0
Two Beaded Panels
Northeast Woodlands, Great Lakes Region, Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) or Nehiyawak (Cree) People?
1939.210Glass beads on woolOverall: 38.1 x 10.8 cm (15 x 4 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. F. J. FertigCCCC0
Fragment, Probably an Ornament from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.142Looped-weft weave; linen and woolOverall: 46.1 x 35.6 cm (18 1/8 x 14 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment with Frieze of Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.259Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 17.5 x 10 cm (6 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1954.573Looped-knot pile; wool and linenOverall: 89.9 x 127 cm (35 3/8 x 50 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Panel: Spring
Royal Savonnerie Manufactory, Chaillot Workshops (French, est. 1627)
1952.14Savonnerie knotted-pile (144 symmetrical rug knots per square inch); wool, hempOverall: 274.3 x 219.7 cm (108 x 86 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Mystical Grapes
Flanders, possibly Bruges, early 16th century
1973.77Wool, silk, silver thread; tapestry weaveOverall: 79 x 75.9 cm (31 1/8 x 29 7/8 in.); Framed: 102.2 x 99.7 cm (40 1/4 x 39 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Heraldic Tapestry
France, 18th century
1940.612Tapestry weave: silk and woolOverall: 114.3 x 130.8 cm (45 x 51 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Fragment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th to mid-7th century
1914.553Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 7 x 17.2 cm (2 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragments from a Hanging (?)
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.268Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 25.7 x 18 cm (10 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Clavi of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.149Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.9 x 35.9 cm (9 x 14 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
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
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, first half of 7th century
1926.144Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 26.1 x 74.3 cm (10 1/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Classical Turkish Carpet with the Lotto Pattern
Turkey, Ushak, Ottoman period
2015.61Wool: symmetrical rug knotOverall: 172.1 x 104.1 cm (67 3/4 x 41 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woman’s Two-Piece Dress (Biil’éé)
Native North America, Southwest, Diné
1929.921Wool: tapestry weaveOverall: 145 x 99 cm (57 1/16 x 39 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Woman's "Fancy Manta"
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.150Twill weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 133 x 98 cm (52 3/8 x 38 9/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Woman's Dress (one panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1924.149Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 135 x 94 cm (53 1/8 x 37 in.)Gift of Mrs. Lyman H. TreadwayCCCC0
Friendly Fences
Dorothy Turobinski (American, 1906–1999)
1999.248Wool, woven, plain weave, weft patternedOverall: 99 x 96 cm (39 x 37 13/16 in.)Gift of Dorothy Turobinski©
Tunic Ornament with Part of a Saint
Egypt, c. 7th - 8th century
1983.263Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.8 x 25.1 cm (5 7/16 x 9 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Woman's Dress (One Panel)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Late Classic Period
1921.947Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 133 x 91 cm (52 3/8 x 35 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Harriet E. McBrideCCCC0
Rug on Loom
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo, Post-Contact, Modern Period
1936.21Wood; 2/2 diagonal twill weave: woolOverall: 73.5 x 68 cm (28 15/16 x 26 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 7th century
1929.105Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 11.5 x 11.2 cm (4 1/2 x 4 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.546Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 9 x 13.1 cm (3 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of Border
Egypt, 9th century
1929.931Wool: plain weave wtih supplementary weftOverall: 9 x 46.4 cm (3 9/16 x 18 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Banded Wearing Blanket (diyugi)
America, Native North American, Southwest, Navajo or Pueblo, Post-Contact, Transitional Period
1921.555Tapestry weave: wool (handspun and bayeta)Overall: 172.7 x 127 cm (68 x 50 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1914.800Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 62.6 x 61 cm (24 5/8 x 24 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Blanket
Tibet ?, 19th century
1918.15Weft faced plain weave with supplementary weft: woolOverall: 314 x 166 cm (123 5/8 x 65 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging (?) with Roundel and Border
Egypt, late Abbasid - early Tulunid period, 9th - 10th century
1982.269Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 33.5 x 21 cm (13 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Four Fragments of the Gammadion Border of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.108Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.7 x 21.3 cm (5 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Mantle
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, c. 600-400 BC
1940.515Embroidery on wool groundAverage: 137.2 x 195.6 cm (54 x 77 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Fragment from a Curtain (?)
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.266Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 13.3 x 20.5 cm (5 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Abbasid period, mid-8th to mid-9th century
1929.101Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 24.5 cm (2 3/8 x 9 5/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1929.104Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 15.6 x 20 cm (6 1/8 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, 9th century
1982.375Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.3 x 25.5 cm (4 13/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Belt
Ecuador, 20th century
1939.25.aWool and jute; warp face, extended tabbyOverall: 185.4 x 5.1 cm (73 x 2 in.)Educational Purchase FundCCCC0
Ornament (Gammadion and Segmentum) from a Tunic
Egypt, Antinoë ?, Byzantine period, 6th century
1973.21Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 28 x 23.6 cm (11 x 9 5/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Fragment, Part of the Neck Ornament of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 5th - 7th century
1914.549Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 10.2 x 13.7 cm (4 x 5 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1929.106Tabby ground, inwoven tapestry ornament; woolOverall: 9 x 11.5 cm (3 9/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.544Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 12.8 x 12.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment with Roundel and Decorative Stripes
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1982.275Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 17.3 x 29.3 cm (6 13/16 x 11 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Clavus with Linked Roundels
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.381Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 11.6 cm (2 3/8 x 4 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment with Fish and Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750)?
1983.252Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 6 x 12.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, 6th - 16th century
1982.283Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 45 x 53 cm (17 11/16 x 20 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.162Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10.8 x 26.7 cm (4 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Decorations and Sleeve from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (661–750) or Abbasid period
1982.107Wool; plain weave with slit-tapestry weaveAndrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment, with a Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.545Tabby weave with interwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 9.6 x 9.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragmentary Roundel, Ornament from a Large Cloth
Egypt, Al-Bahnasá, Late Tulunid or Second Abbasid period, 9th - 10th century
1950.517Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 17.8 cm (8 1/2 x 7 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragment with Abstracted Leaves
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.253Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 22.3 x 10.2 cm (8 3/4 x 4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sleeve Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1983.261Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament, linen and woolOverall: 10 x 26.5 cm (3 15/16 x 10 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
Firefighter's Suit (Kaji shōzoku)
Japan, Edo period
2020.423Wool (rasha); applique and silk and gold thread cord129.9 x 120 cm (51 1/8 x 47 1/4 in.)Gift of John C. WeberCCCC0
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
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
Human Head from a Large Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th Century
1982.301Tapestry weave, woolOverall: 17 x 31 cm (6 11/16 x 12 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sampler
Alles Corbett
1964.84Wool scrim, silk cross and satin stitches, eyelet and petite pointOverall: 40 x 30.2 cm (15 3/4 x 11 7/8 in.)Gift of Miss Mabel EastmanCCCC0
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
Box
Ann Hamilton (American, b. 1956)
1996.175Weaving and wrapping: wool, cotton, linen, pine needles and sticksOverall: 27 x 18.2 x 14 cm (10 5/8 x 7 3/16 x 5 1/2 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Fragment of a Border
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 4th-2nd Century BC
1921.1550Cotton plain cloth embroidered in wool outline stitchAverage: 41.3 x 12.7 cm (16 1/4 x 5 in.)Gift of W. A. PriceCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1914.528Tabby with inwoven tapestry ornament, wool and linen on linen groundOverall: 8.9 x 18.8 cm (3 1/2 x 7 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Square Reversible Shawl
England, Norwich or France, Lyon or Scotland, Paisley, second half of 19th century
1934.201Cotton and woolOverall: 185.4 x 175.3 cm (73 x 69 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edna D. GrenamyreCCCC0
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
Pair of Needlework Bed Hangings in the Bizarre style
France, 18th century
2006.2Needlework, tent and cross stitch embroidery on canvas; silk, woolOverall: 82.5 cm (32 1/2 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Woven Coverlet
America, 19th century
1938.254Wool and cottonAverage: 170.2 x 198.1 cm (67 x 78 in.)Gift of Rose A. AndersonCCCC0
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
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
Segmenta (2 of 2)
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 22 x 25.5 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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
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
Embroidered Bed Rug
America, late 18th Century
1954.778Embroidery: wool on woolAverage: 235.6 x 207.6 cm (92 3/4 x 81 3/4 in.)Gift of Gardner Abbott, Jr., Luther Allen Abbott, Willard Abbott and Julian Bingham AbbottCCCC0
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©
Lamb
Austria, Vienna
1931.9Felted wool with applied silver leather and bead, embroidered and stuffedOverall: 29.2 x 24.8 x 7.6 cm (11 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 3 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
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