embroidered

c.1880?

Embroider picture of Mt. Fuji, a river with a few sailboats, land with two small structures, a grove of tree. a few lines of trees and a small path. The tones of the silk floss are quiet--cream...

1973

This Army issue sack coat (and 20000.80.2) was worn by Rafael Jesús González for lectures and other such "formal" events at Laney College, in...

1875-1880

This crazy quilt has history connecting it directly to Oakland. According to family history it was made in Iowa c.1875-1880 before the family moved to Oakland, probably in the 1880s. Rose Salzer...

22-Aug-70

This formal length, white wedding gown of white silk chiffon has long sleeves and an Empire waistline. The bodice and three matching rows on either sleeve are trimmed with white machine made...

c. 1950s

Cheong sam or qipao is gray wool, with a design of pink and rose color flowers with green leaves embroidered on the mandarin-style, stiffened collar, around the neckline and asymmetrical proper...

c. 1982-1983

This large pieced and embroidered textile was used primarily as a wall hanging. It has a muslin sleeve stitched to one side of the back, so that it can be hung. The front features black cloth...

2000

This quilt block was entered in the School Quilt Block Competition for students in grades K-12 in Alameda County; the deadline was March 17, 2000. This winning piece was exhibited in "Fabrications...

1974

Faded blue denim jacket, embroidered, decorated with sequins and beads and appliques. The jacket was embroidered and decorated by Gayle Bigler, who was 18 years old at the time. One the front...

1922

Quilt. Description. Quilt, blue and white cotton, 5 rows of 4 squares, each centered with a circle with rays coming from center with a name embroidered in each section. Condition: excellent....

c. 1904

Tray, embroidered on bear gut. Flower and flag design work done by Eskimo school children about 1904. Bought to Oakland by Capt. M. Hanson of the Alaska packers.

1998

This quilt block was entered in the "School Quilt Block Competition, 1998, co-sponsored by P & B Textiles and the Oakland Museum of California. Students had to incorporate into their quilt...

c.1885-1895

crazy-quilt. Description: hand-made, velvets and brocades, embroidered. circa 1820-1842.

History: The quilt was made by Mrs. Terry's great grandmother Eliza Dana Fearing -- born 1802 in...

c.1885-1900

This crazy quilt top is unusual in that the individual blocks are set apart with sashing. In many instances the sashing has been embroidered in a way that almost disguises it. There are pieced...

1930's-1950's?

Made in the Eagle Pleating Company which was owned and operated by the donor's parents.

1930's-1950's?

Similar to items on display in history gallery.

c.1870

This pair of cream colored satin suspenders (or braces) has flowers and wheat embroidered at the front in varigated greens, pink and gold color. Silver colored metal guides are stamped "...

Amnesiac Button up
Fall 2002

Short-sleeved, size M button-up shirt is made from a maroon polyester/viscose plain weave. Fabric features a fine plaid of gray and white. Embroidered at back right mid-shoulder is one of the...

late 19th c.

Shawl. Description: Black silk embroidered shawl with fringe; once belonged to Ina Coolbrith

Dimensions: 43" x 40"

Disposition: Rm. 100 - New Bldg.

5/12/1992 ss/ibm: Probably...

Early 20th C.

Chinese women's slippers. Description: early 20th C. Heavy cloth, natural color, embroidered with intricate floral designs in pinks, greens, purples, oranges. Trapunto emboidered design on...

c.1928-1930

Night gown and sash. Description: a: pink silk night gown arm holes and neck line (which goes to a slight "v" in the front are all trimmed with embroidered pink scallops, embroidered...

C.19TH CENTURY

This small Chinese bag is closed tightly at the top with a drawstring, becoming firmly pleated. The body of the bag is embroidered, front and back, with different symbols done in metallic (...

c. 1920

Robe is made from embroidered peach color silk plain weave. A two-inch wide border of embroidered black silk satin is at all edges except the cuffs. Embroidery motifs in peach color and black...

c.1911-1915

Silk handkerchief made in China, hand embroidered. Ivory colored silk is embroidered in silk twist, a border of green vines, some brown, with flowers here and there. Rose colored and pink peony...

1930s

This embroidered ouch, probably silk and silk floss, was made by Berkeley graphic artist Wana Derge in the 1930s. The bag is of khaki color, with teal, light blue, purple yellow, green and orange...

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