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Sample

Sample

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1911 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Calico Printers' Association (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Museum number:

    T.194-2004

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Printed cotton (possibly curtain fabric) with a deep yellow ground on which motifs of elephants in rows:
a. kneeling elephant in tan brown, edged by two standing elephants in white and red-brown
b. inverted kneeling elephant, trumpeting with another standing; both in red-brown and olive at back.
All edged in black or olive green, and all have patterned saddle cloths. Two selvedges.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1911 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Calico Printers' Association (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Marks and inscriptions

31805
Patent Office Registration Number

Dimensions

Length: 68.5 cm, Width: 75.5 cm

Production Note

Patent Office registration date: 3rd April 1911

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printing; Weaving

Subjects depicted

Elephants

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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