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Furnishing fabric - Rose and Thistle
  • Rose and Thistle
    Albert Prince Consort of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, born 1819 - died 1861
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Rose and Thistle

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Braintree (made)

  • Date:

    1856 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Albert Prince Consort of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, born 1819 - died 1861 (designer)
    Daniel Walters & Sons (silk weavers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Jacquard woven silk

  • Museum number:

    4759-1859

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This was reputed to have been designed by Prince Albert. It was used to decorate the walls of Buckingham Palace Ballroom until 1902.

Place of Origin

Braintree (made)

Date

1856 (made)

Artist/maker

Albert Prince Consort of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, born 1819 - died 1861 (designer)
Daniel Walters & Sons (silk weavers)

Materials and Techniques

Jacquard woven silk

Dimensions

Height: 139 cm, Width: 52 cm

Descriptive line

woven silk, 1859, British

Subjects depicted

Rose (flower)

Categories

Textiles; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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