Embroidered picture with The Proclamation of Solomon

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  • Title

    Embroidered picture with The Proclamation of Solomon

  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    mid-17th century
  • Material and technique

    silk, linen and metal threads, coral or cornelian beads, hair, peacock feathers, pearls, transparent film (replacing lost mica) and silk satin fabric on linen; appliqué, detached needlepoint, laid and couched work, raised work, stem stitch and tent

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    36 x 48 cm (height x width)
    mount 43 x 55 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.

  • Museum location

    Lower ground floor | Gallery 5 | Textiles
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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