Joan of Arc

Dublin Core

Title

Joan of Arc

Subject

Christmas tree ornaments.
Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431--Collectibles.
Metal thread embroidery.

Description

Handmade, fair trade ornament made to resembe Joan of Arc. Felt woman has a black bob haircut and stitched facial features. She wears a gray suit of armor with a shiny red skirt beneath and silver armored shoes. In her left hand she carries a gold pole topped with a white banner embellished with a gold fleur de lis. In her right hand she carries a sword with a gold hilt, held facing down. Embellishments have been added throughout with gold and silver thread in the zardozi embroidery style. A silver thread forms a loop from the top of the head for hanging.

Creator

St. Nicolas Ltd

Rights

Rights over this item are held by St. Nicolas, Ltd. and any use of this image without the express written consent of St. Nicolas, Ltd. is prohibited.

Type

PhysicalObject

Identifier

LW0016

Extent

6 x 4 x 0.5 in.

Medium

felt; fabric; embroidery thread; zardozi embroidery thread

Citation

St. Nicolas Ltd, “Joan of Arc,” Wayne State University - School of Information Sciences, accessed May 22, 2024, https://waynestateu.omeka.net/items/show/1716.