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The Roentgens' Berlin Secretary Cabinet

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Cabinet with personifications of the Five Senses

Date:
third quarter 17th century
Culture:
British
Medium:
Satin worked with silk and metal thread, purl, chenille, seed pearls, coral beads, and mica; tent, knots, rococo, satin, couching, and detached buttonhole stitches; woven metal thread trim; silk and paper lining; wood frame; turned wooden feet
Dimensions:
H. 5 3/4 x L. 9 x W. 7 1/2 inches (14.6 x 22.9 x 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, by exchange, 1929
Accession Number:
29.23.1
222231

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