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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:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric end piece 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)


1870 (made)


C. Hindley & Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Plain weave cotton, bleached, printed and glazed

Descriptive line

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


Textiles; Furniture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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