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Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date C 1860/70
Date Accessioned 1989
Artefact/Item Textile
Function Shawl
General Description Block printed wool shawl, Paisley design with the blocks for the main design turned to create the side borders. Sewn in fringe.
Cultural Context British Isles
Id Number Current Accession 8172
Subject block printed paisley shawl
Measurements Dimensions 167 x 172 centimetres (probably half its original length)
Material Wool
Visual Information Paisley
Current Ownership University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Rights Managed by The Textiles Collection at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
Source Given by Margaret David
Technique Block print
Weave Twill 2/1 mostly weft faced on right side
Process 1 metal lined block 6 colour blocks 1 blotch block



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