Elza Sunderland (Hungary, 1903 - Textile Design of Stars, circa 1950 Costume/textile works on paper, Gouache on paper, 15 x 13 in. x cm) Elza Sunderland Textile Design Collections Costume and Textiles Department.
France Man’s Vest, Costume/clothing principle attire/upper body, Linen canvas with silk needlepoint, linen plain weave with silk supplementary-warp cut-pile trim and silk embroidery, Center back length: 26 in.
Union Porcelain Works (United States, New York, Greenpoint, 1862 - 1922) Century Vase, circa 1876 Decorative Arts Acquisition Fund and Museum Acquisition Fund (M.87.3). On the one-hundredth anniversary of America’s independence – in 1876 – there were celebrations all across America, and lots of souvenirs. This was one of them; a centennial porcelain vase. It was a popular, mass-produced item that middle-class people could afford.