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Sweater - Martinique

Martinique

  • Object:

    Sweater

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1985 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Roberts, Patricia, born 1945 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-knitted cotton

  • Museum number:

    T.209-1985

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Loose-fitting sweater knitted in fancy stitches with a lattice of cable stitches enclosing fillings of diagonal lines, checks, steam boats, etc. Two small V-shaped pockets are neatly worked into the pattern at the front. The collar, wrists and lower edge are ribbed. The short front opening fastens with a pearl button.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)

Date

1985 (made)

Artist/maker

Roberts, Patricia, born 1945 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-knitted cotton

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1985/1554.

Descriptive line

Jumper 'Martinique' of hand-knitted cotton, designed by Patricia Roberts, United Kingdom, 1985

Labels and date

'MARTINIQUE' SWEATER
Hand-knitted cotton
British: Patricia Roberts, 1982

Loose-fitting sweater knitted in fancy stitches with a lattice of cable stitches enclosing fillings of diagonal lines, checks, steam boats, etc. Two small V-shaped pockets are neatly worked into the pattern at the front. The collar, wrists and lower edge are ribbed. The short front opening fastens with a pearl button.

This sweater has received a Design Council Award.

T.209-1985 [1985]

Materials

Cotton yarn

Techniques

Hand knitted

Categories

Clothing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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