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Pattern book

Pattern book

  • Place of origin:

    Spitalfields (woven)

  • Date:

    1786-1791 (woven)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Maze & Steer (weaver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk and cotton, paper

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pattern book of textile samples divided by seasons. With silks and cottons. Darker silks for winter.

Place of Origin

Spitalfields (woven)


1786-1791 (woven)


Maze & Steer (weaver)

Materials and Techniques

Silk and cotton, paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Maze & Steer, Fancy Vestings and Handkerchief goods'

'For Summer 1786 Maze & Steet Book 1831. W. Beckwith'
In front cover


Width: 35 cm cover, Length: 50 cm spine, Thickness: 12 cm spine, Weight: 9.68 kg

Descriptive line

Pattern book of textile samples, 'Maze & Steer, Fancy Vestings and Handkerchief goods', Maze & Steer, Spitalfields, 1786-1791


Textiles; Books; Europeana Fashion Project


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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