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Minster

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Carlisle (made)

  • Date:

    1958 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spender, J. Humphrey, born 1910 - died 2005 (designer)
    Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton satin

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Council of Industrial Design

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.467-1963

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of printed cotton satin.

Place of Origin

Carlisle (made)

Date

1958 (designed)

Artist/maker

Spender, J. Humphrey, born 1910 - died 2005 (designer)
Edinburgh Weavers (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton satin

Dimensions

Width: 50 in, Length: 108 in

Object history note

This fabric was given by the Council of Industrial Design in 1963

Historical significance: Winner of a CoID Design of the Year award, 1958.

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric 'Minster' of printed cotton satin, designed by J. Humphrey Spender, made by Edinburgh Weavers, Carlisle, 1958

Materials

Satinised cotton

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Interiors; Textiles; Design Council Award Winner; Scotland

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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