This exhibition started on June 08, 2019 and is on display until January 02, 2022.

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  • Lorgnette (USA)
  • formed tortoiseshell, applied gold, glass, metal.
  • Gift of John Torson.
  • 1983-41-1
  • Pleated Fan (possibly France)
  • double-sided leaf of plain weave and gauze weave silk net with applied....
  • Gift of dorothy Warren in memory of Blanche Allien Warren (Mrs. Charles....
  • 1985-77-2
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 2 images of this object.
  • Armchair (USA)
  • assembled and pinned steer horn, cut and shaped horn sheets, wood, metal,....
  • Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen.
  • 1986-39-1
  • Hat Pin
  • celluloid.
  • Gift of Frances Jones Poetker.
  • 1997-130-7
  • Shoe Horn (England), 1604
  • heat- and steam-shaped horn, with engraved and black-stained decoration.
  • Gift of Barbara Munves.
  • 2011-31-1
  • Botanica VI (Nepenthes Villosa) Vase
  • dewaxed shellac, bois durci (sycamore wood and egg albumen), beeswax,....
  • Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
  • 2015-52-1
  • Woven Picture, 1939
  • rayon.
  • American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Katharine Kreiser and....
  • 2016-35-76
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • Brisé Fan, early 20th century
  • sticks of pierced cellulose nitrate with silk ribbon, celluloid loop and....
  • Gift of Belmont Freeman, for the family of Maria Magdalena Kjellesvig....
  • 2018-41-2
  • Haircomb, ca. 1930
  • molded and painted cellulose nitrate with applied glass pastes.
  • Museum purchase from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1997-34-1
  • Comb Comb
  • tortoiseshell.
  • Gift of Mrs. Owen E. Robinson and Mrs. John B. Hendry in memory of Mrs. John....
  • 1993-68-49
  • Comb (possibly England)
  • shaped, carved and pierced tortoiseshell.
  • Gift of Mrs. Owen E. Robinson and Mrs. John B. Hendry in memory of Mrs. John....
  • 1993-68-47
  • Matchsafe, ca. 1890-1900
  • white metal, celluloid film, photograph.
  • Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener.
  • 1978-146-368
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 2 images of this object.
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 2 images of this object.
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 4 images of this object.
  • Scarf, 1939
  • rayon.
  • American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Katharine Kreiser and....
  • 2016-35-73
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • Textile
  • rayon.
  • Gift of Mrs. Germaine Little.
  • 1968-110-190
  • This object is part of the Textiles collection.
  • There are 2 images of this object.