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Silk

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  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy
    Textile fragment, 1550-1650
    Silk
    Length: 61 cm (24 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.245

  • Objects

    Man's Court Robe

    Unknown artist, Chinese; Manchu
    Man’s Court Robe, 1736-1795
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread slit-tapestry weave (kesi) with fur trim
    Center back length: 143.5 cm (56 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.390

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Trim fragment, Late 18th Century
    Silk compund weave
    Length: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 11.346

  • Objects

    Priest Ohi

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Priest Ohi, 1662 - 1722
    Silk and gold-wrapped yarn compound weave, pieced
    Length: 133.4 cm (52 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.440

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 16th Century
    Cut and uncut silk velvet with gold wrapped yarn
    Length: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.095

  • Objects

    Dress

    Unknown artist, French
    Dress, 1760-1770
    Silk ribbed weave (cannele) with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts
    Center back length: 150.5 cm (59 1/4 inches)
    Museum purchase with funds from the Museum Associates in honor of Eleanor Fayerweather 82.287.1

  • Objects

    The Pheasants

    Jean-Démosthène Dugourc, designer
    French, 1749-1825
    Camille Pernon et Cie, manufacturer
    French, late 18th century
    The Pheasants, ca. 1785
    Silk brocade with embroidery
    Length: 236.2 cm (93 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.194

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1650
    Silk; linen
    24.8 x 19.1 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.096

  • Objects

    Seven-column priest's robe with court-dance theme

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Seven-column priest’s robe with court-dance theme, 1736
    Silk compound weave with supplementary silk and gold-leaf paper patterning wefts
    Length: 210.8 cm (83 inches)
    Bequest of Lucy T. Aldrich 55.408

  • Objects

    Stomacher

    Unknown artist, English
    Stomacher, 1720-1740
    Ribbed silk with metallic yarn and embroidered silk ground
    33.7 x 19.7 cm (13 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Elaine Shaset Wassell in memory of Yvette Shaset Mellion 1995.039

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Sicilian, Sicily
    Textile fragment, early 13th century
    Silk
    Length: 15.2 cm (6 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson 47.181

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd
    Textile fragment, 16th Century-17th Century
    Silk velvet
    Length: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.144A

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd
    Textile fragment, 16th Century-17th Century
    Silk velvet
    Length: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.144B

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Egyptian
    Textile fragment, Late 13th Century
    Silk and linen
    11.8 x 19.4 cm (4 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 14.394

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment
    Silk and wrapped metallic yarn compound weave
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.418

  • Objects

    Noh theater costume (karaori)

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Noh theater costume (karaori), 18th Century
    Ikat-dyed silk compound weave with supplementary continuous gold-leaf paper patterning wefts and supplementary discontinuous silk patterning weft floats
    Center back length: 144.8 cm (57 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.481

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Textile fragment, 18th century
    Silk, gold metallic-paper-wrapped thread; compound weave, continuous supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.097

  • Objects

    Textile length

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile length, 1500-1550
    Silk
    25.4 x 15.2 cm (10 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.232

  • Objects

    Sampler

    Abigail Pinniger
    American
    Sampler, 1730
    Linen plain weave with silk embroidery
    40.6 x 24.1 cm (16 x 9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Susan B. Thurston 14.060

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian, Sicily
    Textile fragment, ca. 1500
    Silk
    19.4 x 23.8 cm (7 5/8 x 9 3/8 inches) (top piece)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.419

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1590
    Silk damask weave with gold wrapped yarn embroidery
    62.2 x 27.9 cm (24 1/2 x 11 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.420

  • Objects

    Man's nightcap

    Unknown artist, English
    Man’s nightcap, ca. 1580
    Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, metallic thread, and metal sequins, and trimmed with metallic-thread lace
    Height: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.042

  • Objects

    Sleeve band

    Unknown artist, Chinese
    Sleeve band
    Silk satin weave with silk embroidery, mounted on paper ground
    Length: 78.7 cm (31 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 34.722

  • Objects

    Tunic

    Unknown artist, Indian; Pakistani; Sindhi people
    Tunic, late 19th- early 20th century
    Cotton; silk; mirror
    Length: 66 cm (26 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.2314

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, Late 16th century
    Silk
    Length: 40.6 cm (16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.132

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile fragment, 1750 - 1850
    Silk
    Length: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.119

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile fragment, 1750 - 1850
    Silk
    21 x 12.7 cm (8 5/16 x 5 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.120

  • Objects

    Buddhist devotional hanging

    Unknown artist, Tibetan, Tibet
    Buddhist devotional hanging, late 18th - early 19th century
    Appliqued silk satin weave, with silk compound weave borders
    Length: 118.1 cm (46 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.433

  • Objects

    Cloth of Gold

    Unknown artist, French, Lyons; Lyon
    Cloth of Gold, ca. 1750-1769
    Silk and metallic thread ribbed weave with discontinuous patterning wefts
    Length: 129.5 cm (51 inches)
    Gift of Marshall H. Gould 46.256

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 16th century
    Silk; linen
    Length: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.122

  • Objects

    Man's Sash (Patka)

    Unknown artist, Persian, India
    Man’s Sash (Patka), 1700-1750
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread compound weave; continuous and discontinuous supplementary weft patterning
    325.1 x 64.8 cm (128 x 25 1/2 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.529

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Spanish
    Textile fragment, ca.1500
    Silk; satin weave, plain weave, supplementary weft
    Length: 54.6 cm (21 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Houghton P. Metcalf 24.001

  • Objects

    Handkerchief

    Unknown artist, Persian
    Handkerchief, 18th Century
    Plain weave linen with drawn work and silk embroidery
    35.6 cm (14 inches) (square)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.124

  • Objects

    Apparel fragment

    Unknown artist, Spanish
    Apparel fragment, 1600-1650
    Silk; satin weave, pressed motif, slashing
    Length: 39.1 cm (15 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.087

  • Objects

    Canvas-work picture

    Unknown artist, American, Boston
    Canvas-work picture, mid 18th century
    Linen plain weave with wool and silk smbroidery tent stitch
    Length: 60.3 cm (23 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Jesse H. Metcalf 23.075

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian, Italy
    Textile fragment, 16th century
    Silk
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.188

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 16th century-17th century
    Silk
    Length: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.076

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Florentine; Italian, Florence
    Textile fragment, 1500-1549
    Silk; linen
    Length: 39.1 cm (15 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Richard Greenleaf Museum Collection 52.241

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Florentine; Italian, Florence
    Textile fragment, late 16th century
    Silk compound weave with wrapped gold yarn weft decoration
    Length: 40.6 cm (16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.138

  • Objects

    Shide

    Attributed to Yintolo
    late 13th century
    Shide, 14th century
    Ink on silk
    97.8 x 35.6 cm (38 1/2 x 14 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 20.319

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Trim fragment
    Silk compound weave
    Length: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 11.340

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Iranian, persia
    Textile fragment, mid-17th century
    Silk; cut warp pile, voided
    19 x 69.8 cm (7 x 27 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 21.370

  • Objects

    Purse

    Unknown artist, French
    Purse, late 18th century
    Silk
    10.8 x 14.6 cm (4 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of William McCue 1988.082.12

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1525-1575
    Silk
    24.1 x 21.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.357

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1550-1575
    Silk
    Height: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 inches) (left edge)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.256

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Genoan; Italian, Genoa
    Textile fragment, 17th century
    Silk
    Length: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.094

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1600
    Silk
    Width: 44.1 cm (17 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.137

  • Objects

    Chausable

    Unknown artist, Italian; Florentine
    Chausable, 16th century
    Voided silk and metalic velvet with woven figural panels
    Length: 109.2 cm (43 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 29.090

  • Objects

    Woman's hood

    Unknown artist, Micmac, Canada; Maine
    Woman’s hood, ca. 1775
    Wool twill weave with glass beadwork and applied silk ribbon
    Height: 36.8 cm (14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Edward B. Goodnow 81.019.10

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1625-1650
    Silk
    Length: 42.2 cm (16 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.090

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1625-1650
    Silk
    Length: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.100

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Textile fragment, ca. 1780
    Silk cut and uncut voided velvet
    23.2 x 20.6 cm (9 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.084

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1700-1750
    Silk compound weave, ikat dyed
    27.9 x 39.4 cm (11 x 15 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.345

  • Objects

    Nō Theater Costume (karaori)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Nō Theater Costume (karaori), late 18th-early 19th century
    Silk, gold-leaf gilt paper; twill weave, continuous supplementary weft, discontinuous supplementary-weft patterning
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.474

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 16th century
    Silk
    Length: 40.3 cm (15 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.158

  • Objects

    Man's Coat (Chogha)

    Unknown artist, Indian, Uttar Pradesh; Varanasi
    Man’s Coat (Chogha), late 18th century
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread compound weave
    Center back length: 122.6 cm (48 1/4 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.264

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile fragment
    Silk
    Length: 40.6 cm (16 inches)
    Gift of Sogo Matsumoto 05.038

  • Objects

    Embroidered altarpiece

    Unknown artist, Germany, Germany; Colmar; Colmar
    Embroidered altarpiece, late 15th century
    Linen; silk; metallic yarn
    Length: 88.9 cm (35 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund and Mary B. Jackson Fund 1992.041

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, 1300-1350
    silk
    Length: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.186

  • Objects

    Needlework panel

    Unknown artist, English, England
    Needlework panel, first half of the 17th century
    Silk; mica (mineral); pearl
    38.1 x 53.3 cm (15 x 21 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 27.168

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian; Spanish
    Textile fragment, 1550-1575
    Silk
    21.3 x 14.6 cm (8 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.332

  • Objects

    Tomb cover

    Unknown artist, Persian, persia
    Tomb cover, early 18th century
    Silk; plain weave, supplemental wefts, triple inner warps
    Length: 335.3 cm (132 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.536

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1500
    Silk; linen
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.184

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, American
    Textile fragment, 18th Century
    Linen plain weave with silk embroidery
    12.7 x 10.8 cm (5 x 4 5/16 inches)
    Gift of Susan B. Thurston 14.066

  • Objects

    Stomacher

    Unknown artist, English; American
    Stomacher, ca. 1750-1755
    Silk, linen; plain weave, damask weave, applied decoration
    Gift of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities 59.095.18

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Spanish, Spain
    Textile fragment, ca. 1475-1525
    Silk; compound satin weave
    Length: 42.6 cm (16 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Ugo Jandolo 32.195

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, Mid 16th Century
    Silk
    Length: 33.3 cm (13 1/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.133

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1650
    Silk and metal-wrapped silk yarn compound weave
    27 x 10.5 cm (10 5/8 x 4 1/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.240

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Trim fragment, Late 18th Century
    Silk compound weave
    Length: 29.1 cm (11 7/16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 11.343

  • Objects

    Chasuble

    Unknown artist, English
    Chasuble, Late 15th Century
    Ribbed silk and wool ground embellished with metallic and silk yarn embroidery
    Gift of Mrs. Jesse H. Metcalf 15.011

  • Objects

    Furnishing textile length

    Unknown artist, French
    Furnishing textile length, 17th-early 18th century
    Silk with discontinuious weft patterning and embroidery
    119.4 x 54.6 cm (47 x 21 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Jesse H. Metcalf 23.096

  • Objects

    Kwanseum

    Unknown artist, Korean
    Kwanseum, 14th century
    Ink, color, and gold on silk
    Mount: 259.1 x 109.9 cm (102 x 43 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 17.378

  • Objects

    Mantle Worn by a Buddhist Monk (Jiasha)

    Unknown artist, Chinese, China
    Mantle Worn by a Buddhist Monk (Jiasha), 1700-1750
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread slit-tapestry weave (kesi)
    Length: 105.4 cm (41 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.273

  • Objects

    Textile fragments (pieced)

    Unknown artist, Near Eastern, Southern Caucasus; Northwestern Iran
    Textile fragments (pieced), 17th century-18th century
    Cotton plain weave with silk embroidery, pieced
    Length: 48.3 cm (19 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.118

  • Objects

    Baby bodice

    Unknown artist, French
    Baby bodice, ca. 1790
    Silk plain woven ground embellished with ribbon work embroidery
    Length: 33.3 cm (13 1/8 inches) (neckline)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 46.500

  • Objects

    Dalmatic

    Unknown artist, Turkish, Bursa
    Dalmatic, 1550-1600
    Silk compound weave with discontinuous supplementary silk and metallic patterning wefts
    Center back length: 132.1 cm (52 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 28.008

  • Objects

    Textile length

    Unknown artist, Italian, Venice
    Textile length, ca. 1425-1475
    Silk cut-pile velvet
    Length: 88.9 cm (35 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.110

  • Objects

    Nō theater costume (nuihaku)

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Nō theater costume (nuihaku), 1750-1800
    Silk, gold leaf; plain weave, hand-painting, embroidery
    Center back length: 162.6 cm (64 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.470

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1700
    Silk and linen damask weave
    Length: 42.2 cm (16 5/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.238

  • Objects

    Textile fragment with Nasrid Coat of Arms

    Unknown artist, Spanish, Spain; Granada
    Textile fragment with Nasrid Coat of Arms, ca. 1400
    Silk, gilt-animal substrate-wrapped silk; compound satin weave
    Length: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 inches)
    Gift of William Viall and William Dart 19.238

  • Objects

    Marriage Quilt (Colcha)

    Unknown artist, Indian; Portuguese, Portugal
    Marriage Quilt (Colcha), 18th century
    Silk plain weave with silk chain-stitch embroidery
    Length: 271.8 cm (107 inches)
    Jesse Metcalf Fund 1996.99

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Florentine; Italian, Italy; Florence
    Textile fragment, 14th/15th century
    Cut and voided silk velvet, metallic-wrapped yarn supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.093

  • Objects

    Textile

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile, 1550-1600
    Silk
    Length: 36.2 cm (14 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.103

  • Objects

    Chasuble fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian; Venetian, Italy
    Chasuble fragment, ca. 1500
    Silk
    81.3 x 24.8 cm (32 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.125

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian
    Textile fragment, ca. 1630
    Silk; linen
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.099

  • Objects

    Shoes and matching clogs

    Unknown artist, English, England; France
    Shoes and matching clogs, 1740-1749
    Silk brocade, leather soles, lined with linen(shoes); silk brocade, leather soles, lined with kid (clogs)
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Bequest of Mrs. Hope Brown Russell 09.840

  • Objects

    Women's shoes

    Unknown artist
    Women’s shoes, 1770s-1780s
    Silk rib weave with silk embroidery and cast metal buckle
    Length: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. F. M. Broderick 47.030

  • Objects

    Textile swatch

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile swatch, 1750 - 1850
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.157.673

  • Objects

    Textile swatch

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile swatch, 1750 - 1850
    Length: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.154.539

  • Objects

    Textile swatch

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile swatch, 1750 - 1850
    Length: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.156.642

  • Objects

    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Embroidery sample, 1940-1970
    Silk taffeta, embroidered with glass beads
    Length: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.1

  • Objects

    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Embroidery sample, 1940-1970
    Thread-wrapped square beads, crystal, satine-stitched leaves in floss on satin.
    Length: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.10

  • Objects

    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Embroidery sample, 1940-1970
    Design of sequins on raw silk.
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.100

  • Objects

    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Embroidery sample, 1940-1970
    Design and fringe of seed beads, pearls and crystal on silk jersey.
    Length: 45.7 cm (18 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.101

  • Objects

    Textile sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Textile sample, 1940-1970
    Silk plain weave embellished with gold trim, beads, crystal stones and roses montees
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.134

  • Objects

    Textile sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Textile sample, 1940-1970
    Silk plain weave embellished with sequins, beads, drop pendants, and rhinestones
    Length: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.138

  • Objects

    Textile sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Textile sample, 1940-1970
    Silk plain weave embellished with sequins, pearls, cannetille, file, and beads
    Length: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.146

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    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti), designer
    Embroidery sample, 1940-1970
    Sequins and beads on velvet with ribbon label.
    Length: 40.6 cm (16 inches)
    Gift of Hope Grayson and John Simon 2008.73.153

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    Marking sampler

    Martha Whitman
    1756-1793
    Marking sampler, 1765
    Linen plain weave embroidered with silk
    Length: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Fadhilla Bradley 2009.116

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    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi

    United Arrows, collaborator
    Japanese
    Liberty, collaborator
    British, 1885
    Hello Kitty, Sanrio Co., Ltd., collaborator
    Japanese
    Paraboot, manufacturer
    French
    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi, 2010
    cotton; printed plain weave (jacket, trousers, vest), cotton; plain weave (shirt), silk; satin weave (tie), leather, rubber (shoes)
    Gift of United Arrows Ltd. 2013.21.1