Cabinet with scenes from the story of Rebecca worked in silk yarns, purl, and seed pearls embroidered on white silk; metal trim; metal feet; raised work on top and all four sides. Top has man and woman under canopy; two compartments in lid, wax effigy inside larger compartment. Doors open in front. Drawer fronts and door interiors are embroidered in silk yarns on white silk. Worn and soiled.
Casket with scenes from the Story of Rebecca
- English, 1650–75
- 36 x 25 x 32 cm (14 3/16 x 9 13/16 x 12 5/8 in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Linen; embroidered with silk and metallic threads and seed pearls; raised work; woven metalllic trim, wax, glass, wood, metal
- Accession Number
- Not on view