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Embroidery

Embroidery is the art of stitching ornamental designs in threads of cotton, silk, gold, or silver upon a woven fabric. Archaeological evidence indicates that human populations began widely trading embroidered goods as early as the 5th century B.C. Trade not only exposed important differences in the style and cultural meaning of embroidery, but also resulted in the migration and fusion of stitching techniques and imagery. For example, embroideries produced in Russia in the 1st century B.C. reveal influence from China, particularly Chinese chain- stitching techniques and representations of dragons.

In Medieval Europe, royalty often commissioned embroiderers to create monumental pieces commemorating their rule. Around 1080, English embroiderers, possibly nuns at Canterbury... Read more

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Merula Salaman embroidery, St Michael & Lucifer, 19.5cm x 27cm

December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM GMT
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£30 (starting bid)

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'Schäferszene' im Stil des Rokoko.

December 3, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Stuttgart, Germany

€240 (starting bid)

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Crib Quilt with Bird Embroidery

December 3, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Exton, PA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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Crib Quilt Embroidered w People Animals

December 3, 2016, 12:00 PM EST
Exton, PA, USA

$10 (starting bid)

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English Deco Fireplace Screen with Peacock embroidery

December 3, 2016, 5:00 PM PST
Lynnwood, WA, USA

$20 (1 bid)

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Paar Seidenstickbilder.

December 9, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€200 (starting bid)

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Klosterarbeit

December 9, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€180 (starting bid)

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Hübsche runde Richelieu-Tischdecke.

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€70 (starting bid)

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Tafeltuch und 12 Servietten.

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€200 (starting bid)

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Tafeltuch und 12 Servietten.

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€200 (starting bid)

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Paar kleine Tischtücher und acht Teeservietten.

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€150 (starting bid)

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Ländliches Tischtuch.

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€50 (starting bid)

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Stickmustertuch

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€70 (starting bid)

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Stickmustertuch

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€50 (starting bid)

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Stickmustertuch

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€70 (starting bid)

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Stickmustertuch

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€50 (starting bid)

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Stickmustertuch

December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Lindau, Germany

€40 (starting bid)

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WEDDING CANOPY, BODENBACH, 1898

December 15, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
New York, NY, USA

$4,800 (starting bid)

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