1800 - 1810
2090 mm (Length)508 mm (W)Order this image
Snowshill Wade Costume Collection, Gloucestershire
Stole - Twilled silk with wool fillover. Banana coloured ground. Plain field; 8 inch (204mm) border at ends with two rows pines inbuff, black and guardsman red. Smaller sprays between. Narrow border 0.75 inch (19mm) sewn on sides and woven in at bottom. Scarce short fringe knotted on ends. 20 inch (508mm) x 102 inch (2090mm). Very clumsy design. cf Nancy Bradfield 'Costume in Detail' p. 115.
Given to National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade