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Blue beadwork, Le corsage de l’Infante Collection of Ollivier Henry Early century Spanish bodice

A 17th century embroidered linen doublet, relatively common summer wear for even the well to do. It is the extensive embroidery and button details which make this doublet exquisite.

Charles Wriothesley --- A century embroidered linen doublet, relatively common summer wear for even the well to do. It is the extensive embroidery and button details which make this doublet exquisite.

Elizabethan Polychrome Nightcap c.1600. Has a very unique design and many different colors

uk - Man's embroidered nightcap, linen with coloured silk, spangles, silver-gilt thread and bobbin lace.

From the Blackwork Guild, an excellent collection of extant period blackwork and polychrome embroidered garments (smocks, coifs, jackets, etc).

From the Blackwork Guild, an excellent collection of extant period blackwork and polychrome embroidered garments (smocks, coifs, jackets, etc).

Embroidered coif  ENGLISH, CIRCA 1610  of fine linen embroidered with pomegranates, jonquils and violas with striped petals worked in coloured silk and gold and silver thread

Embroidered coif ENGLISH, CIRCA 1610 of fine linen embroidered with pomegranates, jonquils and violas with striped petals worked in coloured silk and gold and silver thread

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Textile ~ Silk velvet ~ Italy or Spain ~ century ~ Victoria and Albert Museum, London

elizabethan jacket; late 16th cent.; colored silk on linen; bath museum of fashion

Bath Museum of Fashion Late coloured-silk-embroidered linen jacket. Back (c) Fashion Museum, Bath & NE Somerset

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It's got it all--open work, smocking, blackwork, on linen.--OMG Blackwork is so beautiful and HARD!

Detail shoulder - Reproduction of a 17th Century bodice,  part of a Spanish saya that belonged to Isabel de Bourbon. Silk jacquard,  metallic ribbon, metal plates, pearls. Made by Angela Mombers.

Detail shoulder - Reproduction of a Century bodice, part of a Spanish saya that belonged to Isabel de Bourbon. Made by Angela Mombers.

Blouse (image 5) | Italian | late 16th century | silk, linen, metal thread | Metropolitan Museum of Art | Accession Number: 41.64

Blouse Date: late century Culture: Italian Medium: silk, linen, metal thread Dimensions: Length: 46 in. cm) Width: 62 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edwin O. Holter (Sarah Sage), 1941 Accession Number: At the Met Museum.

17th century embroidered jacket and painting. Victoria & Albert Museum, May 2003.This is the earliest known example of a textile shown in a painting where both the painting and the textile still exist. It slightly post-dates the Elizabethan period – the jacket was made in 1610 and altered in 1620. The sitter is Margaret Laton and the painting is attributed to Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger.

century embroidered jacket and painting ~ Victoria & Albert Museum, May 2003 (textile shown in a painting still exist, the jacket was made in the sitter is Margaret Laton and the painting is attributed to Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger)

Ensemble Date: late 16th century Culture: Spanish Medium: silk, linen

Ensemble Date: late century Culture: Spanish Medium: silk, linen Dimensions: a) 17 x x b) 35 x x c) 28 x x Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1925 Accession Number: This artwork is not on display

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