White Background, Given to Col. Binsfield by Chinese officials during WWII. (Gift of his wife Ruth) 1987. Scattered flowers and leaves embroidered on pink background.
Four Oriental Embroidered Pictures on Silk
Sampler Made by Martha Hall in 1796 at age 10
Fireplace Screen, Woolwork
French Rococo Revival fire screen "Child and Dogs/" Berlin woolwork insert. Circa mid 19th century. French baroque frame c1830. Gift of Louise Coskery
Framed pearl fan (?) Estate of Mary Alice McCauley
Chinese Embroidery from the Conger Collection
Presented by Mrs. B. O. Tone and Mrs. David W. Smouse in 1926. Dragon and sun motif on red background in black bamboo frame. Stolen, cut out of frame and recovered, reframed with bamboo.
Made by Inca Indians in Paraguay about 1900. 200 thread.
Silk flag carried at the silver wedding of Elizabeth of Austria
"Tapestry Embroideried by Mrs. John Collard"
Presented in her memory by her Son. Petitpoint "Battle Scene - Screwsbury." Made in 1869. Per Randy Ash, restorer, the tapestry hung in Independence Hall, Philadelphia during America's Centennial year. Located in upper east stairway.
Tapestry in Starway
Castle garden with four figures: three male and one female and dog. Donor: Sargent Family.
8 x 8 inches in shadow frame. 1985 gift of Pauline Spencer
Vintage gown worn to a party at HSP in 1880. Donor Mrs. Alice C. Gilbert.
Needlepoint Woman Knitting
made and framed by Lilo Gurau, member 1954-1980
Flowers in ornately designed gilded frame. Donor Margaret Lewis 1983.