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Embroidery Hood (Germany)

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); 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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