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Brick stitch bag, Germany 14th century. Linen embroidered in silk with couched metal thread.

Place of origin: Germany (made) Date: century (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Linen embroidered in silk, with couched metal thread Museum number: Gallery location: In Storage

Purse with Two Figures under a Tree, 14th C French, Embroidery in silk and metal thread

Purse with Two Figures under a Tree Date: century Culture: French Medium: Embroidery in silk & metal thread on canvas Dimensions: Overall (with tassels): 11 × 6 in. × cm) Purse only: 8 × 6 in. × cm) Storage (Box): 16 × 12 in.

Open Hood by MorganDonner, via Flickr

morgandonner on livejournal had this intriguing picture/inset/pattern for a lovely flemish style hood. Would love to know what the painting inset is from.

Niccolò di Pietro Gerini, La Remise des orphelins à leurs parents adoptifs, 1386, Musée del Bigallo, Florence

I believe that is a fishtail braid with some pretty headband looking thing. A little past my time period, but evidence of one braid! Niccolò di Pietro Gerini, La Remise des orphelins à leurs parents adoptifs, Musée del Bigallo, Florence