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Sample

Sample

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1914 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Joseph Bridge & Co. Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton velveteen

  • Museum number:

    T.236-2004

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Printed cotton velveteen with brown ground patterned with repeat motifs all in black arranged in horizontal bands:
a) upturned conical bell form, below which is a stand
b) gold fish or carp, below which is a small spoon-like devise
c) a winged face-mask, above an inverted U-shape, a tortoise and drum
Repeat of b) and a), then b) and c). Separating these zonal bands is a line also in black of zodiac symbols. Labels in black ink read “signs of zodiac disclaimed”. Two selvedges.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1914 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Joseph Bridge & Co. Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton velveteen

Marks and inscriptions

108546
Patent Office Registration Number

Dimensions

Length: 38 cm, Width: 54.8 cm

Production Note

Patent Office registration date: 20th June 1914

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printing; Weaving

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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