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Silk

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  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

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

  • Objects

    Man's Court Robe

    Unknown artist, Chinese; Manchu

    1736-1795
    Man’s Court Robe
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread slit-tapestry weave (kesi) with fur trim
    Length: 143.5 cm (56 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.390

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1662 - 1722
    ohi
    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

    16th Century
    Textile fragment
    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

    Unknown artist, French

    1760-1770
    dress
    Silk ribbed weave (cannele) with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts
    150.5 cm (59 1/4 inches) (center back length)
    Museum purchase with funds from the Museum Associates in honor of Eleanor Fayerweather 82.287.1

  • Objects

    The Pheasants

    Jean-Démosthène Dugourc

    Ca. 1785
    The Pheasants
    Silk brocade with embroidery
    Length: 236.2 cm (93 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.194

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1650
    textile
    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

    1736
    Seven-column priest’s robe with court-dance theme
    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

    1720-1740
    Stomacher
    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

    Early 13th century
    Textile fragment
    Silk
    Length: 15.2 cm (6 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson 47.181

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd

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

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Persian; Yezd

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

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Egyptian

    Late 13th Century
    Textile fragment
    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

    18th Century
    Noh theater costume | karaori
    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

    18th century
    Textile fragment
    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

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1500-1550
    textile
    Silk
    25.4 x 15.2 cm (10 x 6 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.232

  • Objects

    Abigail Pinniger

    1730
    sampler
    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

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1500
    textile
    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

    Ca. 1590
    Textile fragment
    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

    Ca. 1580
    Man’s nightcap
    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

    Unknown artist, Indian; Pakistani; Sindhi people

    Late 19th- early 20th century
    tunic
    Cotton; silk; mirror
    Length: 66 cm (26 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.2314

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.119

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    Textile fragment
    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

    Late 18th - early 19th century
    Buddhist Devotional Hanging
    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

    Ca. 1750-1769
    Cloth of Gold
    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

    16th century
    Textile fragment
    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

    1700-1750
    Man’s Sash (Patka)
    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

    Ca.1500
    Textile fragment
    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

    18th Century
    Handkerchief
    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

    1600-1650
    Apparel fragment
    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

    Mid 18th century
    Canvas-work picture
    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

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

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Florentine; Italian

    1500-1549
    textile fragments; textile fragment
    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

    Late 16th century
    Textile fragment
    Silk compound weave with wrapped gold yarn weft decoration
    Length: 40.6 cm (16 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.138

  • Objects

    Shide

    Yintolo

    14th century
    Shide
    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

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, French

    Late 18th century
    purse
    Silk
    10.8 x 14.6 cm (4 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches)
    Gift of William McCue 1988.082.12

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1525-1575
    textile
    Silk
    24.1 x 21.6 cm (9 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.357

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1550-1575
    textile
    Silk
    Height: 27.6 cm (10 7/8 inches) (left edge)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.256

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Genoan; Italian

    17th century
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.094

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1600
    Textile fragment
    Silk
    Width: 44.1 cm (17 3/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.137

  • Objects

    Chausable

    Unknown artist, Italian; Florentine

    16th century
    Chausable
    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

    Ca. 1775
    Woman’s hood
    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

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1625-1650
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 42.2 cm (16 5/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.090

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1625-1650
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.100

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, French

    Ca. 1780
    Textile fragment
    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

    1700-1750
    Textile fragment
    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

    Late 18th-early 19th century
    Nō Theater Costume (Karaori)
    Silk, gold-leaf gilt paper; twill weave, continuous supplementary weft, discontinuous supplementary-weft patterning
    Center back: 147.3 cm (58 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 35.474

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

    16th century
    Textile fragment
    silk
    Length: 40.3 cm (15 7/8 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.158

  • Objects

    Man's Coat (Chogha)

    Unknown artist, Indian

    Late 18th century
    Man’s Coat (Chogha)
    Silk and gold-wrapped thread compound weave
    Center Back: 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

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1300-1350
    textile
    silk
    Length: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.186

  • Objects

    Needlework panel

    Unknown artist, English

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian; Spanish

    1550-1575
    textile
    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

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

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1500
    textile
    Silk; linen
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 47.184

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, American

    18th Century
    Textile fragment
    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

    Unknown artist, English; American

    Ca. 1750-1755
    stomacher
    Silk, linen; plain weave, damask weave, applied decoration
    Gift of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities 59.095.18

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Spanish

    Ca. 1475-1525
    textile fragments; textile fragment
    Silk; compound satin weave
    Length: 42.6 cm (16 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Ugo Jandolo 32.195

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

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

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1650
    Textile fragment
    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

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

  • Objects

    Chasuble

    Unknown artist, English

    Late 15th Century
    Chasuble
    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

    17th-early 18th century
    Furnishing textile length
    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

    14th century
    Kwanseum
    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

    1700-1750
    Mantle Worn by a Buddhist Monk (Jiasha)
    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

    17th century-18th century
    Textile fragments (pieced)
    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

    Ca. 1790
    Baby bodice
    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

    1550-1600
    Dalmatic
    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

    Ca. 1425-1475
    Textile length
    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

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

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1700
    Textile fragment
    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

    Ca. 1400
    Textile fragment with Nasrid Coat of Arms
    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

    18th century
    Marriage Quilt (Colcha)
    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

    14th/15th century
    Textile fragment
    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

    Unknown artist, Italian

    1550-1600
    textile
    Silk
    Length: 36.2 cm (14 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 06.103

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian; Venetian

    Ca. 1500
    chasuble fragment; textile fragments; textile fragment; ?
    Silk
    81.3 x 24.8 cm (32 x 9 13/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 59.125

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Italian

    Ca. 1630
    textile
    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

    1740-1749
    Shoes and matching clogs
    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

    1770s-1780s
    Women’s shoes
    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 fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    Textile fragment
    Length: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.157.673

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    swatch book; textile
    Length: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 08.154.539

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese

    1750 - 1850
    swatch book; textile
    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)

    1940-1970
    Embroidery sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Embroidery sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Embroidery sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Embroidery sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Textile sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Textile sample
    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)

    1940-1970
    Textile sample
    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

  • Objects

    Embroidery sample

    Miss Anea (pseudonym of Anea Tonnegotti)

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

  • Objects

    Marking sampler

    Martha Whitman

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

  • Objects

    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi

    United Arrows

    2010
    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi
    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