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  • Place of origin:

    Dumbarton (made)

  • Date:

    1860-1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    United Turkey Red Co. Ltd (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Society of Dyers & Colourists

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Sample of cotton printed with Turkey red showing a peacock with a stylised tail containing circles of ornaments in yellow and green on red ground. It is surrounded by flowers, with two small peacocks in the upper corners. The pattern is cut at the right.

Place of Origin

Dumbarton (made)


1860-1880 (made)


United Turkey Red Co. Ltd (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton


Length: 38.1 cm, Width: 30.5 cm

Descriptive line

Sample of printed cotton, made by United Turkey Red Co. Ltd, Dumbarton, Scotland, 1860-1880


Textiles; Scotland


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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