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Embroidery / Embroidered Picture



AA, T.22-1932

Embroidery / Panel From A Bed Curtain (x4)


Embroidered with red silk in darning stitch, a small area worked in a lighter red. Panels joined by insertion of stitch in ivory and red silk. Bottom edge finished with buttonhole stitch. the major pattern bands comprise lozenges with branch and stylized bird motifs, the minor bands a simpler branch and bird motif. all are worked on the counted thread.

AA, T.24-1946

Embroidery / Cover Or Valance


Embroidered with red silk in darning stitch. a twisted and knotted fringe attached to three sides.

AA, T.29-1946

Embroidery / Bed Spread (fragment)


Linen, two joined panels. Embroidered with polychrome silks in darning, chain, stem and satin stitch. Two be-ribboned flower vases hold an elaborate arrangement of stylized floral sprays. Each vase is flanked by half human, half animal figures.

AA, T.31-1946

Embroidery / Kerchief


Embroidered in chain, double running, fishbone and satin stitch. At either end there is a large motif of a Cypress tree bearing a floral spray on either side. Both Cypress trees curve inwards, they bear flowers and above them a bird. In between them is a spray formed by a long leaf and flowers

AA, T.36-1946

Embroidery / Panel


Embroidered in darning and satin stitch. Stepped lines of alternating, paired, broad leaves and branches, which are decorated with single and paired birds and strange animal variously described as a dragon, a griffon or the "Patmos dog". The bottom of an embroidered gable is visible at the top of the panels.

AA, T.41-1946

Embroidery / Kerchief


Linen kerchief embroidered with polychrome silks and gold and silver metal thread in double darning, double running, open hem stitch and needle weaving. Pattern of large sprays.

AA, T.43-1946

Embroidery / Strip Of Bed Tent


Strip of embroidered linen bed tent in red and green silk in cross stitch. Detached flower pot and leaf motifs.

AA, T.50-1946

Embroidery / Peasant's Dress


Peasant's dress in coarse, cream coloured, linen embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, half cross, double running, Romanian and woven insertion stitch. The skirt is made up of four widths of linen with a band of smocking upon the gathers of the front width. The bodice has a long and narrow, oblong neck opening with an embroidered border. Over the shoulder runs a border like that on the skirt.

AA, T.8-1947

Embroidery / Kerchief


Linen kerchief embroidered with silk and gilt thread in double and satin stitches. Polychrome silk embroidery in black, green, pink, red, white and gold. At each end four rose sprays are placed above a narrow pyramid border. There is a fringe of twisted linen threads and red tassels. The middle of the kerchief is left blank.

AA, T.3-1949

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