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view 2009ce2364 jpg s Unknown T&F 1354-12-31 1329-01-01 1329-1354 (made) Cushion made from part of an orphrey band: linen embroidered with polychrome silks, metallic... Height: 43 cm, Width: 23 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 This piece of embroidery formed part of an orphrey band on a cope, before being cut down into a... Acquired from the Rector and Churchwardens of Catworth, Huntingdon, with the permission of the... 159 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case 1 -1.97685 leather, silk, linen, silver-gilt Silk, linen, leather and metallic threads; the silk and linen embroidered in under-side couching and split stitch 837-1902 8371902 O129343 Orphrey (cushion) 1 Portion of orphrey made into a cushion (kneeler?) at a later date. There are three layers of... England 2009CE2364 Based on the type and style of embroidery. Attribution note: Most ecclesiastical vestments were... Unique This embroidery reveals how a medieval ecclesiastical vestment might be cut down and re-used. A... 3 VA orphrey-cushion-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1354 1329 view
view SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Child's cloak of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth century. 165 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.79-2001 is792001 O62404 Cloak Cloak-shaped object in silk and gold cloth. India 3 cloak 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2006ah2345 jpg s SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Pair of child's trousers of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth... 176 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.80-2001 is802001 O62405 Trousers Pair of trousers of silk and gold cloth. India 2006AH2345 3 trousers 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view Unknown T&F 1939-12-31 1920-01-01 1920s-1930s (made) Dress accessory trimming in silk with appliqué in velvet and gold embroidery, possibly made in... Set of three T.677:1 to 3-1997. Probably part of a fancy dress or theatrical costume. An... 1075 2014-08-29T19:23:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:26.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 gold thread, silk (textile) Silk, velvet appliqué, gold thread embroidery and braided T.677:3-1997 t67731997 O139230 Dress trimming Dress accessory trimming of rectangular length in green silk with appliqué hearts in red velvet,... Great Britain 2 dress-trimming-unknown 2013-09-06T00:00:00.000Z velvet weave, embroidered, applied work 1939 1920 view
view 2006bf0518 jpg s Unknown Avril Hart and Susan North, Historical Fashion in Detail: the 17th and 18th centuries, London:... T&F Given by the Earl of Gosford 1789-12-31 1780-01-01 1780-1789 (made) 1753 2014-08-29T19:26:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:31.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 silk, silk thread, silver thread, glass beads, spangles Silk, silver thread, silver-gilt spangles, glass beads; hand-sewn and hand-embroidered T.133-1921 t1331921 O137736 Waistcoat A waistcoat of silver tissue, embroidered in silver-gilt spangles, black & white glass beads France 2006BF0518 This court waistcoat features embroidery in an eye-catching contrast of light and dark. The pale... 3 waistcoat-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing 1789 1780 view
view Unknown T&F 1799-12-31 1700-01-01 1700-1799 (made) Length: 26.5 cm, Width: 58 cm 2212 2014-08-29T19:27:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:27:47.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silk thread, metal thread Silk, embroidered with silk in double darning, double running in a line and musabak, with metal thread in fishbone and satin stitch CIRC.358A-1920 circ358a1920 O77270 Towel or napkin border Towel or Napkin border, silk embroidered with silk in double darning, double running in a line... Turkey At the end of the 18th century Turkish embroidery designs began to develop into rigid and heavily... 3 towel-or-napkin-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidering 1799 1700 view
view 2006at2456 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1884-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880 (made) Complete length of mashru fabric. Length of ikat mashru fabric, yellow chevrons on orange ground,... Length: 540 cm, Width: 68 cm 2399 2014-08-29T19:28:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:18.000Z 17.475849 In Storage 78.464882 cotton, silk Silk, cotton, woven, resist-dyed, warp ikat IS.2158-1883 is21581883 O77282 Length of mashru Complete length of mashru (satin woven fabric with silk warps and cotton wefts). Orange-red and... Hyderabad 2006AT2456 3 length-of-mashru-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1884 1875 view
view 2006at2461 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1859-12-31 1850-01-01 ca. 1855 (made) Piece of mashru, pink with white chevron design Tiruchchirappalli, ca. 1855 Length: 78 cm, Width: 89,5 cm 'Mashru' is a satin weave cloth with a combination of a cotton weft and silk warp, the cotton... 3959 2014-08-29T19:32:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:23.000Z 10.81075 In Storage 78.700508 cotton, silk Silk, cotton, woven, resist-dyed, warp ikat 7027(IS) 7027is O77291 Pice of mashru Full-width section of one end of a piece of mashru (satin-woven fabric with silk warps and cotton... Tiruchchirappalli 2006AT2461 3 pice-of-mashru-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1859 1850 view
view 2006al4813 jpg s Unknown John Lea Nevinson, Catalogue of English Domestic Embroidery of the Sixteenth & Seventeenth... T&F Given by Sir Edward Denny, Bt 1642-12-31 1635-01-01 1635-1642 (made) Length: 266.7 cm, Width: 68.6 cm British Galleries, room 56d Embroidered in England; said to have been given to Adam Hill of Spaldwick, Cambridgeshire for... 6801 British Galleries: This sash is said to have been worn by Charles I at the Battle of Edgehill in... 2014-08-29T19:40:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:40:52.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 2 -1.97685 Silk, embroidered with silks, silver and silver-gilt threads, trimmed with silver and silver-gilt lace 1509-1882 15091882 O77424 Sash 1 England 2006AL4813 Object Type Sashes such as this were as much a military necessity as they were fashionable... 3 VA sash-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1642 1635 view
view 2006am7658 jpg s Holbrook & Walker T&F Given by Miss M. Seaton 1874-12-31 1865-01-01 ca. 1870 (made) Silk cravat, made by Holbrook & Walker, London, ca. 1870 Length: 135 cm, Width: 9.4 cm British Galleries, room 125b Produced by Holbrook & Walker, Burlington Gardens, London 9582 British Galleries: TIES<br> Ties came in a variety of colours and styles and were still known as... 2014-08-29T19:51:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:40.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 3 -0.12714 'HOLBROOK & WALKER, BURLINGTON GARDENS' Silk T.175-1966 t1751966 O78769 Cravat 1 Cravat of white ribbed silk with a figured design based on rectangles with alternating rows of... London 2006AM7658 Object Type The necktie was an essential part of a Victorian gentleman's dress. The variety of... 3 VA cravat-holbrook-walker 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1874 1865 view
view 2006am7471 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Miss C. Wigginton 1811-12-31 1801-01-01 1801-1811 (made) Silk shawl, possibly made in Spitalfields, London, 1801-1811 Length: 184 cm, Width: 83 cm Made in Britain, possibly in Spitalfields, London 9599 British Galleries: Shawls were useful accessories for the light muslin dresses fashionable in the... 2014-08-29T19:51:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:45.000Z 51.519409 In Storage -0.06772 Silk T.213-1966 t2131966 O78787 Shawl Silk shawl with a brocaded pattern woven in silk twill. Long, narrow shawl of yellow and cream... Spitalfields 2006AM7471 Object Type Shawls of silk or fine wool were the perfect accessory to the simpler styles of dress... 3 shawl-unknown 2013-08-29T00:00:00.000Z 1811 1801 view
view 2006am6822 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Frank Ward 1628-12-31 1628-01-01 1628 (made) Purse of glass beads on a ground of netted silk, England, dated 1628 Height: 8.9 cm, Width: 12.7 cm, Depth: 1 cm Made in England; the beads possibly from Venice, Italy 9612 British Galleries: PURSES<br> Purses were a common dress accessory and often very ornate. In the... 2014-08-29T19:51:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:49.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 'HIT OR MISS THERE IT IS 1628' Silk, glass beads, lined with leather and silk, silk ribbon T.250-1960 t2501960 O78800 Purse Purse of brown glass beads on a ground of netted silk. With a diamond diaper pattern in blue and... England 2006AM6822 The beads possibly are from Venice, Italy. Object Type A number of beaded bags from the early 17th century survive. Their stylized floral... 3 purse-unknown 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z 1628 1628 view
view 2006am6589 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by J. B. Fowler, Esq. 1630-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1630 (made) Silk trimming with gold and silver threads, possibly made in Italy or England, 1600-1630 Length: 37.5 cm, Width: 8.5 cm, Length: 14.5 in, Width: 3 in British Galleries, room 56e Made in Italy or, possibly England 9617 British Galleries: Trimmings made of expensive materials were applied to elaborate suites of... 2014-08-29T19:51:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:51.000Z 42.502998 British Galleries, room 56e, case 8 12.57341 Silk, gold and silver threads T.270-1965 t2701965 O78808 Trimming 1 Red silk trimming on a structure of silk cord twisted with thinner cord based, at 2 inch... Italy 2006AM6589 Object Type Elaborate bands made up of metal thread or silk were used by upholsterers in the... 3 va trimming-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1630 1600 view
view 2006am1359 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Mrs M. G. Graham 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Skein of embroidery silk, Great Britain, 1800-1850 Length: 13.6 cm Made in Britain 9651 British Galleries: NEEDLEWORKING SKILLS<br> Ladies in polite society were expected to be... 2014-08-29T19:52:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:01.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Silk T.436F-1966 t436f1966 O78858 Skein Skein of yellow-green embroidery silk. Great Britain 2006AM1359 Object Type Silk thread is obtained from the cocoon of the silk worm, which is formed of a... 3 skein-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view
view 2006al3975 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Peter Barker-Mill 1679-12-31 1670-01-01 1670s (made) Tassels of silk and silver, England, 1670s Height: 12.5 cm, Diameter: 8 cm British Galleries, room 56d s. T.60B&C-1978 9685 British Galleries: TRIMMINGS<br> Rich and elaborate trimmings were important elements of... 2014-08-29T19:52:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:10.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 9 -1.97685 Silk, silver gilt and silver strip, thread bound around wire and parchment strip T.60 to C-1978 t601978 O78897 Tassels 1 Set of four large tassels made of silk, silver gilt and silver strip with thread bound around... England 2006AL3975 Object Type Tassels are bunched groups of thread which have been bound together decoratively, and... 3 VA tassels-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1679 1670 view
view 2006al3975 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Peter Barker-Mill 1699-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Tassels of silk and silver, England, 17th century Height: 7 cm, Diameter: 5 cm British Galleries, room 56d s. T.61A,D,l-1978 9688 British Galleries: TRIMMINGS<br> Rich and elaborate trimmings were important elements of... 2014-08-29T19:52:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:12.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 9 -1.97685 Silk, silver gilt and silver strip, thread bound around wire and parchment strip T.61 to L-1978 t611978 O78901 Tassels 1 Set of thirteen small tassels made of silk, silver gilt and silver strip with thread bound around... England 2006AL3975 Object Type Tassels are bunched groups of thread which have been bound together decoratively, and... 3 VA tassels-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1699 1600 view
view 2006an3856 jpg s Spofforth, Robert T&F Given by A. G. Munday 1707-12-31 1707-01-01 1707 (made) HANDKERCHIEF commemorating victories Height: 67 cm, Width: 67 cm British Galleries, room 54b Made in England 9708 British Galleries: Silk handkerchiefs, printed from engraved plates with non-washable printer's... 2014-08-29T19:52:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:17.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 54b, case 13 -1.97685 signed Robert Spofforth (engraver) Silk, printed from a metal engraved plate T.85-1934 t851934 O78924 Handkerchief 1 Silk, printed from a metal plate engraved and signed England 2006AN3856 Object Type Silk handkerchiefs with designs printed from engraved plates were initially produced... 3 VA handkerchief-spofforth-robert 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1707 1707 view
view 2006am1359 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Mrs M. G. Graham 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Skein of embroidery silk, Great Britain, 1800-1850 Length: 13.6 cm Made in Britain 14345 British Galleries: NEEDLEWORKING SKILLS<br> Ladies in polite society were expected to be... 2014-08-29T20:13:55.000Z 2014-08-29T20:13:55.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Silk T.436G-1966 t436g1966 O80738 Skein Skein of blue-green embroidery silk. Great Britain 2006AM1359 Object Type Silk thread is obtained from the cocoon of the silk worm, which is formed of a... 3 skein-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view
view 2006am1359 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Mrs M. G. Graham 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Skein of embroidery silk, Great Britain, 1800-1850 Length: 13.6 cm Made in Britain 14346 British Galleries: NEEDLEWORKING SKILLS<br> Ladies in polite society were expected to be... 2014-08-29T20:13:55.000Z 2014-08-29T20:13:55.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Silk T.436L-1966 t436l1966 O80739 Skein Skein of embroidery silk. Great Britain 2006AM1359 Object Type Silk thread is obtained from the cocoon of the silk worm, which is formed of a... 3 skein-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view
view 2006am1360 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Mrs M. G. Graham 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1850 (made) Skein of embroidery silk, Great Britain, 1800-1850 Length: 13.6 cm Made in Britain 14347 British Galleries: NEEDLEWORKING SKILLS<br> Ladies in polite society were expected to be... 2014-08-29T20:13:56.000Z 2014-08-29T20:13:56.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Silk T.436R-1966 t436r1966 O80740 Skein Skein of pink embroidery silk. Great Britain 2006AM1360 Object Type Silk thread is obtained from the cocoon of the silk worm, which is formed of a... 3 skein-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1850 1800 view