This exhibition was on display from March 26, 1991 to August 30, 1992.

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  • Chasuble, 18th century
  • silk and metallic embroidery, silk foundation, linen backing, silk lining.
  • Gift of George A. Hearn.
  • 1907-14-1
  • Sampler (USA), 1773
  • silk embroidery on linen foundation.
  • Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
  • 1941-69-166
  • Nightcap, 18th century
  • silk, metallic yarn (silver foil wrapped around silk core), flat foil strip.
  • Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline E. Greenleaf.
  • 1952-47-1
  • Band, 16th century
  • silk, metallic yarn on linen.
  • Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.
  • 1954-167-2
  • Tassel (Italy), 17th century
  • linen, metal wire, metal sequins, wooden core.
  • Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma....
  • 1962-51-18
  • Stomacher, mid-18th century
  • silk, metallic, paperboard.
  • Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma....
  • 1962-52-16
  • Waistcoat, 1760–1780
  • silk embroidery, silk foundation, linen back.
  • Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma....
  • 1962-54-24