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chair seat cover
Embroidered in wool and silk on canvas, English, 1700-50, basket of flowers
Textile, bodice, woven cotton, silk embroidery, India, ca. 1855-1879
Textile, bands of embroidery, silver-wrapped and gold-wrapped thread on cotton, India, ca. 1855-1879
Textile, bodice (choli), cotton, Lahore, ca. 1855
Bodice (choli), woven silk and silver thread, applied gold-wrapped and silver-wrapped thread, India. ca. 1855-1879
Bodice, red lace, gold applied work, couched, Delhi, ca. 1855
Textile, slipper front, cotton, gold-wrapped thread and gold and silver wire embroidery, India, ca. 1855-1879
Slipper front parts
Textile, parts of a slipper front, cotton, gold-wrapped thread and gold wire embroidery, India, ca. 1867
Slipper front part
Poster made by U-Print, co-authored with Cardiff Cyraenians, as part of a campaign to combat homelessness, depicting a square panel embroidered with flowers and the slogan 'HOME WHAT HOME', 1981
F, Portuguese, c1630-1660, pale yellow silk embroidery in chainstitch on linen in 'Indo-Portuguese' style
Kebaya (blouse), coloured silk embroidery on green cotton, Malaysia, ca. 1950
Tex, Korea, wrapping cloth, 2001
Large rectangular cotton table cloth with handstitched nursery scenes, made by Marion Pascoe in the 1920s
Cotton table runner with a handstitched farm scene, made by Marion Pascoe in the 1920s
Pale pink duchess satin ballgown embroidered with crystals, beads and metallic thread.
A home-made wall hanging, used to decorate a nursery, German ca 1940
Obi (belt) in figured satin silk with scattered chrysanthemums and squares depicting floral motifs and phoenixes, in applied gold leaf together with embroidery in metallic thread, Japan, ca.1960.
Kimono in figured satin silk with scattered chrysanthemums and squares depicting floral motifs and phoenixes, Japan, ca.1960
Textile, brown cotton, probably cover, phulkari, embroidered in polychrome silk, probably Punjab, ca. 1855-1879
Tex, China, 20th century. Lounge pyjama ensemble consisting of blue silk top, jacket and a pair of trousers, embroidered with Chinese landscape motifs in silk.
Tex, China, 20th century. Cream silk jacket embroidered floral and birds motifs in pastel silks.
White silk tunic for a child, embroidered with pink and lilac floral design, made in England 1920s
Silk collar, edged with red ribbon, embroidered with poppy motifs, England, 1917-1925
Designs (4) on one sheet for 'Waves Counterpane', two cushions and a bolster.
Unfinished panel of needlework, partially embroidered with wool and silk threads, in tent stitch, on linen canvas, France (probably), ca.1720-50
Sari and blouse
Sari and blouse, 'Pebble Stream', silk cream base with yellow sujni emboridery, designed by Swati Kalsi for Jiyo!, emroidered in Bihar by Guriya Kumari, Rani Kumari, Anisa Kumari and Khushboo Kumari, India 2011-2012, blouse made of matching cream silk, fabric woven in India, tailored in London
Gauze darning sampler made in England by Ann Mary Martin in 1813
Burqa, blue pleated cotton with silk embroidery; Afghanistan, ca.1930
Embroidered textile (kantha)
Embroidered panel of layers of cotton.
Designs (3) from a pattern book of designs for embroidery
Rectangular shawl or head-cover of white hand-spun and hand-woven cotton (khadar) with brilliant red floss silk surface darn-stitch embroidery in stylised tree shapes with green details.
Burnoose cape of handpainted silk with wooden bead edging, made by the Omega Workshops.
The garment is made from natural coloured silk and painted a central circular motif featuring a bat in the centre, the design appears to eminate out from this central point with green diagonal lines surrounded by a border featuring beetle motifs surrounded by purple, pink and orange lines. The edge of the garment has a geometric patterned border in purple, pink and orange and is trimmed with pink silk embroidery thread, threaded with pink wooden beads and worked in a blanket stitch. The central neckline and the waistline have green silk and wooden bead tassle closures.
Womans shirt (kurta)
Textile, muslin, embroidered, Dhaka, 1855.
T-shirt, printed with female faces on front, and embroidered with monkey motif on back, designed by Gary Hume and Stella McCartney, made in England, 2002
Valance, part, unfinished
crewelwork embroidery in shades of green, English, late 17th century
Women's belt, embroidered with bead work and diamantes, designed by Christain Dior, France, 1950
Tex, China, 21st century. Couture dress, white organza, lace, embroidery, dragon, by Huishan Zhang, China, A/W 2011.
Three metre length of furnishing fabric, embroidered silk, 'Anastasia Sapphire', by The Designers Guild, 2007.
Three metre length of furnishing fabric, machine embroidered silk, 'Amelie' from the Taillandier Collection, by The Designers Guild, 2007.
Three metre length of furnishing fabric, machine embroidered striped silk satin, 'Bouchardon Zinnia' from Taillandier Collection, by The Designers Guild, 2007.
muslin embroidered in coloured silks
Cover, embroidered with cypress trees and birds in coloured thread, Iran, ca.1850.
Embroidered dressing gown and belt
Woman's embroidered dressing-gown or house-coat, pink with blue flowers, Kashmir, ca.1940s.
Woman's trousers (shalwar) with very wide waist tapering to narrow cuff. Deep waistband of blue wool, legs of two shades of purple silk in panels with yellow selvedges visible. Cuffs edged with gold braid and embroidered with gold-wrapped thread.
Womans tunic (kurta)
Long tunic of purple silk with gold-wrapped thread embroidery around the neck. Kashmir, ca.1900-1950.
Woman's head-cover of very pale yellow fine silk gauze embroidered with sequins and metal-wrapped thread. Delhi, ca.1980s.
Lady's under garment, embroidered with silk, Yarkand (mod. Shache), Chinese Turkestan, 19th century. India Museum Slip Number 13,060
Fan case of embroidered silk satin, China, late 19th century
Belt flap of embroidered silk satin, China, late 19th century
Dragon robe of embroidered silk twill, China, late 19th century
Back rest of embroidered silk satin with gilt and silver thread, China, 1870-1930
Sampler, linen ground, embroidered in coloured silks, elephant and tigers, Mary Ann Robinson, British, 1836.
Kantha, embroidered cotton, Bengal, early 20th century.
Kantha, coverlet, quilted and embroidered cotton, Bengal, early 20th century.
Kantha, layered and quilted cotton with embroidered design of triangles on white ground, Bengal, 1900-1950.
Coverlet, layered white cotton embroidered with black and red cotton thread, tree design, Bengal, early 20th century.
Rock and pop costume
A red silk sari fabric with gold embroidery and gold tassels, part of the Adam Ant collection.
Underskirt of cotton edged with machine-made broiderie anglais, Moravia, 1900-1940
Man's shirt, unbleached cotton with machine embroidery, designed by Workers for Freedom, Great Britain, 1990.
Blank side of page in album of designs for embroidery by Sarah Bland.
Printed design for Berlin wool work, Europe, ca. 1830s-1850s.