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Pattern book

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engravings and lithographs, bound.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 65, box C []

Physical description

Engravings and lithographs on 82 sheets, bound.

Place of Origin

England (printed)


mid 19th century (printed)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engravings and lithographs, bound.


height: 8.125 in, width: 12.8125 in

Descriptive line

Brass-founder's priced catalogue of bell fittings, 82 sheets, bound, English, mid-19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration & Design, Old English Pattern Books of the Metal Trades: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection in the Museum. London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1913.


Engraving; Lithography; Binding

Subjects depicted

Hardware; Sales catalogues; Pattern books; Metal work; Furnishings


Pattern books; Metalwork; Ornament prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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