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Cabinet with scenes from the Story of Esther

Date:
after 1665
Culture:
British
Medium:
Silk satin worked with silk and metal thread, seed pearls, mica, feathers; detached buttonhole, buttonhole filling variations; French knot, single knot, laid work, couching, satin, and stem stitches; metal thread trim; wood frame; silk lining; mirror glass, glass bottles; print of landscape inscribed: "Sold by John Overton at the White Horfe in"
Dimensions:
H. 9 1/4 x W. 16 x D. 11 1/4 inches (23.5 x 40.6 x 28.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.1335
229034:2

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