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Chasuble -- -- Opus anglicanum embroidery on silk velvet ground -- Embroidery with metallic threads -- England -- Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Geleneksel türk el sanatları, sim sırma tekniği ile yapılmış osmanlı dönemi antik nakışları - Traditional Turkish handicrafts, made with sim secret techniques of the ancient Ottoman period embroideries & maraş işi &

Late-Ottoman embossed silver gilt thread embroidery on blue silk velvet. The larger segments are raised, by working the goldwork embroidery over a card (board) foundation.

historical needlework resources - goldwork stitches and techniques

Goldwork embroidery - of the English Rose badge, Porticullis badge, French Lily badge and Pomegranate badge of Granada

Outstanding Embroidery Artistry on a House of Myrbor Cape. French, c. 1925.

Evening cape Design House: Myrbor (French, Textile attributed Sarah Lipska (Polish, Date: ca. 1925 Silk, metal ***A great look of Art Deco period ***

Pair of gloves, detail of gauntlet. Date: ca. 1600 Culture: British Medium: Leather, satin worked with silk and metal thread, seed pearls; satin, couching, and darning stitches; metal bobbin lace; paper Dimensions: L. 12 1/4 x W. 6 1/4 inches (31.1 x 15.9 cm) Classification: Textiles-Embroidered Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness, 1928 Accession Number: 28.220.7, .8

Medium: Leather, satin worked with silk and metal thread, seed pearls; satin, couching, and darning stitches;

(via Fastes de cour et cérémonies royales - exposition au château de Versailles)

the most stunning piece of goldwork embroidery I have ever seen, The level of detail and stumpwork is incredibly evocative Baudrier avec motif d’animal (détail), milieu du XVIIe siècle © Livrustkammaren, Stockholm

Mirror, third quarter of 17th century; English; Satin worked with silk, chenille, purl, shells, wood, beads, mica, bird feathers, coral; detached buttonhole variations, long-and-short, satin, couching stitches, and knots [1st of two pins]

mirror satin + silk + chenille + shells + wood + beads + mica + bird feathers + coral raised-work embroidery stitches include: detached buttonhole variations + long-&-short + satin + couching + knots x England c. third quarter of century

gold embroidery

the french taste for couture adornment comes fom war uniforms, gold leaf embroidery

Sample old embroidery.

Sample old embroidery.

Or Nue originated in Flanders in the fifteenth century, and was primarily used for ecclesiastical embroideries. The technique reached its heights in Italy and Flanders, with extremely intricate executions, such as the example below of one of the sections of the Mantle of the Golden Fleece.

Detail of the MARION MANTLE, Mass Vestments of the Golden Fleece, Flemish, century. Made in the fascinating Medieval technique of Or Nué.