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Fragment of a child's tunic

Medium:
Medium: linen, silk Technique: plain weave; split and outline stitches
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragment of a child's tunic
Made in:
Egypt
Date:
10th–12th century
Accession Number:
1939-11-17
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1939-11-17

Fragments

Medium:
Medium: silk, metal
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Fragments
Made in:
Germany
Date:
15th–16th century
Credit Line:
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan
Accession Number:
1902-1-801-a/g
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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edanmdm:chndm_1902-1-801-a_g
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These Are My Jewels

Maker:
Austin, Lydia Bowles  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (ground material)
silk (thread material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 15 3/8 in; 26.67 cm x 39.0525 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Dorchester
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Robert B. Stephens
ID Number:
1996.0125.01
Catalog number:
1996.0125.01
Accession number:
1996.0125
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Embroidered Pictures
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-272d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321726
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Mourning Embroidery

Maker:
Childs, Sophia Wyman  Search this
Physical Description:
plain weave silk ground (overall material)
silk floss and chenille (overall material)
watercolor (overall material)
pencil (overall material)
ivory ground (overall color)
golds (overall color)
greens (overall color)
brown (overall color)
red watercolor (overall color)
mourning picture (overall style)
satin, long and short, laid, straight (stitches production method or technique)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 16 7/8 in x 16 7/8 in; 42.8625 cm x 42.8625 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Charlestown
Date made:
1827
Associated date:
1964-12
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne
ID Number:
TE.T19319
Accession number:
256396
Catalog number:
T19319
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4d34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1154288
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child's cap, embroidery

Measurements:
overall: 14 in; 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Embroidery
baby cap, embroidery
child's cap, embroidery
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Josie E. Newcomb Burton
ID Number:
TE.T13127
Catalog number:
T13127.000
Accession number:
247913
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-77da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_637461

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
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e02f34db-e036-47df-89f9-7b6d7fbba823
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2017-14-13

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
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bff58b8e-5016-4b30-bc81-a1d21f0d5890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2017-14-14

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c9bc86c3-0828-46d3-9ebb-1a9dbc1cded8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2003-14-15

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ffb13a85-d928-4ec6-833c-106c16f5aefb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2003-14-41

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c5c74222-47ea-4ceb-8159-d4ec968647d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1984-100-5

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq46f9aed0e-15c1-4c1f-a43d-5c0f97fe3327
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-28-49

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq418e7d960-2d88-408a-969a-891e1a482bd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-28-52

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a63d38a9-8d42-4c58-a39c-c8781d7b32a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1977-50-1

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ffa7d1c6-296a-4744-9463-374c2aa163f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1975-86-13

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f734374a-33a1-4149-866d-326cc089e2b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1974-99-1

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4195bf08e-04e2-4548-a903-5e676cb66392
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq40c024325-89b0-4142-8af2-057ac56508c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1968-135-49

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4304d97eb-d075-4bd3-a302-5b4627dff3f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1962-54-53

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq43ea2ec10-599a-460e-aebc-1d6b98e74cba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1961-37-1

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
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48ab855f4-15b1-4746-8960-006454b52684
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1955-147-1
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