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Madras Muslin

Furnishing Fabric
1880-1881 (designed)
Place of origin

Furnishing fabric

Object details

Object type
TitleMadras Muslin (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Woven cotton and silk leno (gauze)
Brief description
Furnishing fabric designed by William Morris 1880 - 1881 and manufactured by Alexander Morton & Co. for Morris & Co.
Physical description
Furnishing fabric
  • Height: 60.9cm
  • Width: 173.9cm
Credit line
Given by Morris & Co.
Subject depicted
Bibliographic reference
Parry, Linda, ed. William Morris. London: Philip Wilson Publishers Limited, 1996. 384 p., ill. ISBN 0856674419
Accession number

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Record createdJanuary 14, 2004
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