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Cover

Cover

  • Place of origin:

    England (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1840-1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr S. Dornsife

  • Museum number:

    T.217-1987

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Printed cotton cover. Three pieces are joined together vertically. Wide blue bands with urns of flowers including roses. Shades of brown, beige, pink, mauve-grey, green and white. Narrow bands in white with cloth in brown-grey, and compartments of two different shapes centering sprays of roses and leaves. Fringe alternately red and yellow are sewn to the cover. Pattern repeat: No complete width.

Place of Origin

England (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1840-1880 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Printed cotton

Dimensions

Length: 12.5 in repeat, Length: 34 cm repeat, Width: 69 in including fringe, Width: 175 cm including fringe, Length: 86 in including fringe, Length: 218 cm including fringe

Object history note

Registered File number 1987/961. Possible export.

Descriptive line

Printed cotton cover, possibly made in England, ca. 1840-1880

Production Note

Possible export.

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Urns; Flowers

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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