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Baby carrier

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: embroidered
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Baby carrier
Made in:
Yunnan Province, China
Date:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfreda Murck
Accession Number:
2017-14-13
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Baby carrier

Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: embroidered and appliqued on plain weave foundation
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Baby carrier
Made in:
Yunnan Province, China
Date:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfreda Murck
Accession Number:
2017-14-14
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Embroidered picture

School of:
Misses Patten  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk, metallic and chenille embroidery on silk foundation, with metal sequins Technique: embroidered in satin stitch on plain weave; details added in watercolor
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA
Date:
ca. 1805
Credit Line:
Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers
Accession Number:
2003-14-15
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Sampler

Medium:
Medium: silk, linen Technique: embroidery on plain weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
Huesca, Spain
Date:
1824
Credit Line:
Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers
Accession Number:
2003-14-41
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Mourning sampler

Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery, paint and ink on silk foundation Technique: embroidered in stem, satin, knot stitches andcouching on plain weave foundation using chenille and loosely twisted threads, with painted background
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Mourning sampler
Made in:
probably Massachusetts, USA
Date:
1803
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection
Accession Number:
1984-100-5
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Sampler

Embroiderer:
Mary Milner, English  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in cross, long armed cross, Montenegrin cross satin, back, double running, herringbone, fern, and detached looping stitches on plain weave foundation. Two bands of withdrawn element work with needle-made fillings; looping, looping with a twist, wrapping and interlacing.
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
England
Date:
1694
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Accession Number:
1981-28-49
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Sampler

Embroiderer:
Judith Clarke, English  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in chain, button hole, running, knot, couching, cross, eyelet, stem and whipped chain stitches on plain weave foundation
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
England
Date:
1706
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Accession Number:
1981-28-52
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Embroidered picture

Medium:
Medium: wool, silk Technique: embroidered in stem and knot stitches on plain weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
England
Date:
early 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick D. Hill
Accession Number:
1977-50-1
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Altar frontal

Medium:
Medium: silk, metallic (gilt paper-wrapped onto silk core) Technique: embroidered on satin Label: silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic yarns
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Altar frontal
Made in:
China (for European market)
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1974-99-1
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Embroidered picture

Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery on silk foundation Technique: embroidered in stem and satin stitches on plain weave foundation
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
England
Date:
1800
Accession Number:
1975-86-13
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Fragment

Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery, silk foundation Technique: embroidered
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment
Made in:
Sicily, Italy
Date:
late 18th century
Credit Line:
Bequest of Marian Hague
Accession Number:
1971-50-76
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Embroidered picture

Medium:
Medium: wool on cotton Technique: split and flat surface embroidery stitches
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
England
Date:
early 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Harvey Smith
Accession Number:
1968-135-49
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Child's waistcoat

Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: embroidered in satin, stem and knot stitches on satin weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Child's waistcoat
Made in:
France
Date:
1790–1800
Credit Line:
Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf
Accession Number:
1962-54-53
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Neckband

Medium:
Medium: silk metal thead embroidery on silk foundation, backed with linen Technique: embroidered on plain weave foundation
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Neckband
Made in:
Russia
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1961-37-1
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Band

Medium:
Medium: silk on linen Technique: long-armed cross, back and knot stitch embroidery on plain weave; needle lace
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Band
Made in:
possibly Sicily, Italy
Date:
16th–18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf
Accession Number:
1954-167-5
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Embroidered picture

Medium:
Medium: silk, metal foil wrapped around silk core Technique: stem and split stitch embroidery
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
Italy
Date:
16th century
Accession Number:
1955-147-1
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Cope hood

Medium:
Medium: linen, silk, metal Technique: embroidered and couched on cut velvet weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Cope hood
Made in:
Italy or Spain
Date:
16th century
Credit Line:
Gift of the Misses Hernstadt
Accession Number:
1953-110-4
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Embroidered picture

Medium:
Medium: silk and metallic embroidery on linen canvas Technique: embroidered in tent stitch
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Embroidered picture
Made in:
England
Date:
late 17th century
Accession Number:
1951-34-2
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Child's bodice

Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: trapunto quilting on plain weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Child's bodice
Made in:
England or Italy
Date:
early 17th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf
Accession Number:
1951-105-39
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Textile

Medium:
Medium: cotton on cotton Technique: embroidery
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Textile
Place:
Italy
Date:
late 17th century–early 18th century
Accession Number:
1951-134-2
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