Casket with scenes from the Story of Rebecca
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
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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.