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Gemstones

  • Object:

    Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Milton Keynes (manufactured)
    Great Britain (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1971 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Squires, Eddie, born 1940 - died 1995 (designer)
    Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen printed cotton

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Eddie Squires

  • Museum number:

    T.973-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Length of screen printed cotton. Faceted gemstones in various red tones and blue and green roses are arranged horizontally across the dark red background.
Both selvedges are preserved and printed on them is the following text ' GEMSTONES: DESIGNED FOR WARNER'S BY EDDIE SQUIRES '.

Place of Origin

Milton Keynes (manufactured)
Great Britain (manufactured)

Date

1971 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Squires, Eddie, born 1940 - died 1995 (designer)
Warner and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Screen printed cotton

Dimensions

Width: 128.5 cm, Length: 256 cm

Descriptive line

Piece of screen printed cotton showing faceted gemstones and green roses on a red background, furnishing fabric, 20th century.

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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