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Embroidery Hood (Germany), 17th century

This is a Embroidery hood. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is silk, metal thread, linen and its technique is applique on velvet and satin weaves, lined with heavy linen. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Leverton Harris. It is credited Gift of Leverton Harris.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 39 x 46 cm (15 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

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Embroidery Hood (Germany), 17th century; silk, metal thread, linen; H x W: 39 x 46 cm (15 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.); Gift of Leverton Harris; 1913-13-4

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18177915/ |title=Embroidery Hood (Germany), 17th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 August 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>