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Wool embroidered cushion top or fire screen, ca. 1740

Physical Description:
linen canvas ground (overall material)
worsted wool threads (overall material)
silk twist threads (overall material)
natural ground (overall color)
reds (overall color)
greens (overall color)
blues (overall color)
golds (overall color)
browns (overall color)
stitches: tent, in all directions (joint piece production method or technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 22 in x 20 in; x 55.88 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
Cushion top or screen
Associated dates:
1968 04 23 / 1968 04 23
ID Number:
TE.T14545
Catalog number:
T14545
Accession number:
277987
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Caroline Winn Memorial Mourning Picture; Susan Winn; ca. 1816

Maker:
Winn, Susan  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (ground material)
wood, gilded (frame material)
glass (mat material)
chenille (threads material)
gold spangles (overall color)
blue-green (overall color)
browns (overall color)
grey-green (overall color)
ivory (overall color)
satin, long and short, stem and couching stitches used (joint piece production method or technique)
gilded wood with rope turning (frame production method or technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
silk (thread material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 25 1/4 in x 25 1/4 in; 64.135 cm x 64.135 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lititz
Date made:
ca 1816
Associated dates:
1938
Related Publication:
Dillmont, Thérèse de. Assisi Embroideries
Lubar, Steven, and Kathleen M. Kendrick. Legacies: Collecting America's History at the Smithsonian
Ring, Betty. Girlhood Embroidery, American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework
Herr , Patricia T.. "The Ornamental Branches," Needlework and Arts from the Lititz Moravian Girls' School Between 1800 and 1865
Credit Line:
Gift of Albert Adsit Clemons
ID Number:
TE.T08266
Catalog number:
T08266
Accession number:
148588
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Religion
Art
Embroidered Pictures
Family & Social Life
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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embroidery

Measurements:
overall: 43 in x 82 in; 109.22 cm x 208.28 cm
Object Name:
Embroidery
Credit Line:
Gift of Eliza Gardner
ID Number:
TE.E326581
Catalog number:
E326581.000
Accession number:
71557
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-92c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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embroidered picture

Object Name:
embroidered picture
ID Number:
TE.T20138
Accession number:
219034
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-e9ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1695419
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embroidered picture

Physical Description:
plain weave silk ground (overall material)
linen backing (overall material)
wool twist (overall material)
silk twist (overall material)
ivory ground (overall color)
browns (overall color)
greens (overall color)
golds (overall color)
pink (overall color)
blue (overall color)
silk,wool,watercolor (overall style)
stitches:satin, encroaching satin, split, straight, seed (joint piece production method or technique)
additional stitches: turkey work (joint piece production method or technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 15 in x 17 3/8 in; 38.1 cm x 44.1325 cm
Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
Associated place:
Germany
Associated dates:
1964 12 XX / 1964 12 XX
ID Number:
TE.T19317
Catalog number:
T19317
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-fd99-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154283
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embroidered picture

Physical Description:
red (overall color)
silk and watercolor (overall style)
stitches: satin(very long), encroaching satin, chain, laid (joint piece production method or technique)
silk satin ground fabric (overall material)
silk floss & chenille thread (overall material)
gold (metal thread & spangles) (overall material)
watercolor (overall material)
ivory ground (overall color)
browns (overall color)
greens (overall color)
gold (overall color)
blue (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 19 in x 24 1/2 in; 48.26 cm x 62.23 cm
Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
Associated dates:
1915 01 16 / 1915 01 16
ID Number:
TE.T19315
Catalog number:
T19315
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-fd95-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154278
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embroidered picture

Physical Description:
silk satin ground (overall material)
linen backing (overall material)
wool s-twist thread (overall material)
silk s-twist thread (overall material)
browns (overall color)
golds (overall color)
greens (overall color)
blue (overall color)
red (overall color)
grey (overall color)
wool,silk,watercolor (overall style)
stitches:satin, encroaching satin, straight,french knots, stem (joint piece production method or technique)
additional stitches: split (joint piece production method or technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 16 1/2 in x 19 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
Associated dates:
1964 12 XX / 1964 12 XX
ID Number:
TE.T19316
Catalog number:
T19316
Accession number:
256396
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-0eda-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154282

Songs of Harry Warren

Referenced:
Warren, Harry  Search this
Maker:
Leslie  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 16 1/4 in x 1 in; 58.42 cm x 41.275 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 1 1/8 in x 16 1/4 in x 22 7/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 41.275 cm x 58.1025 cm
Object Name:
embroidery
Date made:
1997
Credit Line:
Gift of Jophe Jones and Julia Riva
ID Number:
2002.3101.14
Catalog number:
2002.3101.14
Nonaccession number:
2002.3101
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-43be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1189779
Online Media:

embroidered picture

Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
ID Number:
TE.T11964Q
Catalog number:
T11964.00Q
Accession number:
71118
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-c0f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1148290

embroidered picture

Object Name:
Embroidered Picture
ID Number:
TE.T11964S
Catalog number:
T11964.00S
Accession number:
71118
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d480-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Caroline Harder's raised work embroidered picture, 1840

Measurements:
overall: 11 1/4 in x 15 3/4 in; 28.575 cm x 40.005 cm
Object Name:
Pictorial embroidery
embroidered picture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Hope Hanley
ID Number:
TE.T17834
Catalog number:
T17834.000
Accession number:
321740
321740
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-dbfe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_639738
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Young woman with three sheep

Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in x 7 1/8 in; 26.035 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
TE.E388170
Catalog number:
E388170.000
Accession number:
180022
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-72a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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embroidery

Measurements:
overall: 86 in x 4 in; 218.44 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Embroidery, Valance
embroidery
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr.and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
TE.E388934C
Catalog number:
E388936.000
Accession number:
182022
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cd71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_646269

1 Of 4 Pcs Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274902-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3321c9b02-10c0-42cb-af3e-bc7eaf151874
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380262
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1 Of 4 Pcs Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274903-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30c55606b-43d8-47b4-8b3f-bd84f3fe5b28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380263
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1 Of 4 Pcs Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274904-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32ec56c29-babb-429f-a1e0-107f86e8ae4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380264
Online Media:

1 Of 4 Pcs Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274905-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38aa42b52-8cc8-403b-9db9-22b83480e2bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380265
Online Media:

Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274910-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/377658326-f637-4e1a-84dd-72757adf41bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380271
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Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274911-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3763acfb1-a72b-425d-8db1-8b84e2d5ddd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380272
Online Media:

Embroidery

Donor Name:
Cassie M. Myers  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Embroidery
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 Jun 1923
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
070138
USNM Number:
E274912-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39dfc01f7-0e7c-4316-8cbf-81cfd91ffbc4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8380273
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