Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Forehead cloth

Date:
1600–1630
Culture:
British
Medium:
Linen worked with silk and metal thread, spangles; satin, long -and-short, braid, buttonhole, and couching stitches
Dimensions:
Forehead cloth: H. 7 x W. 17 1/2 inches (17.8 x 44.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.1243
Not on view
Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964)
Related Objects

Night cap

Artist: Date: 1600–1620
Accession Number: 64.101.1241
Date: 1600–1620 Medium: Linen worked with silk and metal threads, spangles; chain, stem, darning, detached buttonhole, and plaited braid stitches Accession: 64.101.1241 On view in:Not on view

Bible and Book of Common Prayer

Artist: Printed by Robert Barker , London, 1607 Date: ca. 1607 Medium: Satin worked with silk and metal thread, spangles; long-and-short, split, satin, couching, brick, and knot stitches Accession: 64.101.1291 On view in:Not on view

David and Abigail

Artist: Date: mid-17th century
Accession Number: 64.101.1325
Date: mid-17th century Medium: Linen embroidered with silk thread Accession: 64.101.1325 On view in:Not on view

Chasuble

Artist: Date: early 18th century
Accession Number: 38.86.6
Date: early 18th century Medium: Silk satin embroidered with silk and metal thread; metal lace Accession: 38.86.6 On view in:Not on view

Seasons and Elements (Spring) (set of four)

Artist: Possibly after a design by Charles Le Brun (French, Paris 1619–1690 Paris) Date: ca. 1683 Medium: Canvas; silk, wool, and metal-thread embroidery in tent stitch (316 stitches per sq. inch, 49 per sq. cm.) Accession: 46.43.1 On view in:Gallery 531