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Casket with scenes from the Story of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba

Date:
1670s
Culture:
British
Medium:
Satin worked with silk and metal thread, seed pearls; tent, satin, couching, Ceylon, detached needlepoint variations, knotted pile, knots, and crochet stitches; needle lace, metal bobbin lace; wood frame, silk lining, carved wooden feet.
Dimensions:
H. 8 x L. 16 x W. 14 1/2 inches (20.3 x 40.6 x 36.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mrs. Thomas J. Watson Gift, 1939
Accession Number:
39.13.4a–aaa
Not on view
Percival D. Griffiths
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