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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    C. Hindley & Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plain weave cotton, bleached, printed and glazed

  • Museum number:

    T.504-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric of plain weave printed cotton. It has a drop repeat of two types of framed stylised honeysuckle flowers enclosed by a diamond framework of olive branches. Twelve pointed star devices mark the intersections. The ground is of bleached cotton and the design is carried out in dull sage green, bright green, red pink and maroon. The cotton is fully glazed.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1870 (made)

Artist/maker

C. Hindley & Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Plain weave cotton, bleached, printed and glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'134 OXFORD ST. CHARLES HINDLEY AND SONS, LONDON'
Inscription in pink, on a scalloped ribbon band

'20 / 292 71 / 1870'
Stamped on the bottom left

Dimensions

Length: 846.25 in, Width: 25.5 in

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric of printed cotton, made by C. Hindley & Sons, London, 1870.

Categories

Furniture; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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