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Quilted petticoat panel

Quilted petticoat panel

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Satin quilted with silk thread and woollen lining

  • Museum number:

    T.1-1931

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Ivory-coloured satin, quilted with silk. The lower part has a repeating row of two flowering plants and festoons, with a bottom border of wavy leafy stems and spirals. Above are large imbrications. There is a woollen lining (calimanco?).

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Satin quilted with silk thread and woollen lining

Dimensions

Height: 38.25 in, Width: 50 in

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File no. 1930/12352.

Descriptive line

Quilted cream satin; England; 1750c.

Materials

Silk thread; Silk (textile); Wool (textile)

Techniques

Satin weave; Quilting

Subjects depicted

Plants; Flowers

Categories

Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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