Embroidered heraldic ornament

German
1633


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

12.6 x 10 cm (4 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.266

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with gilt metal and silk embroidery and gilt metal sequins

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Embroidered heraldic ornament, red satin ground with armorial shield bearing a man holding a fish, mantlings and crest a man holding a fish issuing from a helmet with tarnished metal thread, at bottom worked: HAINERICH 16 VISCHER 33.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund