Silk brocade, linen
730 mm (Length)335 mm (W)Order this image
Penrhyn Castle, Gwynedd (Accredited Museum)
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Cushion or squab cover. Part of collection of green/white silk brocade hangings and fragments c.1850-1860. Styalised leaf and leaf and shell forms within trellis format. Green silk warp, ivory silk weft, blue/green linen weft, warp faced satin ground, weft and warp brocading and twill weave motifs. Lining, beige linen plain plain weave glazed. Hand and machine sewn, machine sewing appears to be later repairs. Tex cat No; PEN/T/47
Marks and inscriptions
in ink at heading band 'Her Ladyships Sitting Room'