This is a Ornament. It was embroidered by Karoline Berger and student at Kunstgewerbeschule. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is metal and silk-wrapped metal and its technique is needle lace, looping (buttonholing) over a metal-wrapped thread. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
It is credited
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 8.3 x 5.7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Ornament (Austria); Embroidered by Karoline Berger (Austrian); metal and silk-wrapped metal; H x W: 8.3 x 5.7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-169