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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1914 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Block-printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. W. F. Morton, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of block-printed plain weave cotton. With a small scale all-over pattern of floral sprigs with tiny blue birds in the spaces. Blue ground with the design in red, purple, yellow, green and pale blue.

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1914 (made)


Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Block-printed cotton


Length: 36 in, Width: 52 in

Object history note

A 'Cumberland Block print'; Design number 322.

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric of block-printed cotton, Morton Sundour Fabric Ltd., England, ca. 1914




Weaving; Printing


Textiles; Interiors


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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