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Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date C 1869-71
Artefact/Item Textile garment
Function Skirt and sash (bodice missing)
General Description Silk block printed skirt and sash with woollen braid, silk ribbon and black lace. Tiny flower motif in purples, pinks and browns on ivory silk, early use of chemical steam colours, particularly purple, 7 blocks.
Cultural Context British Isles
Id Number Current Accession 8165
Subject silk block print skirt
Material Silk with woollen braid
Visual Information Floral pattern
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 Gift
Technique Block print



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