This object is currently on display in room 205 as part of Embroidered and Embellished. There are 2 other images of this object. See our image rights statement.

 

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1932

  • We acquired this object.

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Embroidery Sample (France)

This is a Embroidery sample. We acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk cord, metal sequins, bullion and glass, paper and its technique is embroidered in satin, stem and couching stitches on supplementary warp cut pile (velvet); in paper envelope. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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Embroidery Sample (France); Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, metal-wrapped silk cord, metal sequins, bullion and glass, paper; 1932-1-18

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Embroidered and Embellished.

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