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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)
    England (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1830s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven satin

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Waldo Lanchester.

  • Museum number:

    T.265-1970

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Blue satin ground with a jacquard woven motif in bright yellow. The motif is offset in rows, and consists of a floral spray springing from an acanthus leaf base into thin iris or bluebell leaf forms, flanking a tall lobed floral blossom. There are two selvedges, each 0.5cm wide.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)
England (possibly, made)

Date

1830s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven satin

Dimensions

Length: 43.3 cm, Width: 50.8 cm

Descriptive line

Silk furnishing fabric, possibly England or France, ca. 1830.

Materials

Satin

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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