Cotton, Silk, Wool
Place of origin
Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at
Printed cotton (pattern 11 and 12). Chair cover. Fabric Pattern 11, white cotton plain weave printed in grey, red, pink, blue, yellow, black and pale turquoise, unglazed; design, repeat 675 mm x 790 mm across loom width, naturalistic flowers including 'poppy' on a fine check ground; trimming, edging, a. striped twisted cord brown and green wool and cream cotton and silk, on bottom edge; b. green silk woven braid, herringbone 20 mm on four sides, c. green woven braid cotton 23 mm, d. green woven braid cotton 23 mm, blue cotton edging 14 mm on frill of 300 mm; lining, fabric, white cotton plain weave roller printed in two shades of green glazed; pattern 12, white cotton tapes 13 mm; handsewn. '736' stamped on lining, crossed out.
Marks and inscriptions
736 (stamped on lining, crossed out)