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Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date early 19th C
Date Accessioned 1988
Artefact/Item Textile
Function Table cloth
General Description Persian table cloth, one side cotton (red and blue on white), the other side pieced together silk(crimson and ivory), with crimson silk edging braid. cotton - floral set within diamond trellis of fine stems. Silk - one colour paisley motifs set against
Cultural Context Persia
Id Number Current Accession 8153
Subject Persian table cover
Measurements Dimensions 95 cm diameter circle
Material Cotton and silk
Visual Information Floral pattern, Paisley
Current Ownership University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Relation Document For See book ‘Persian Printed Cottons V&A’ plates 13 & 14
Rights Managed by The Textiles Collection at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
Source Given by Jackie Herald
Technique Block print, Hand woven
Weave Extra weft brocade on satin ground, Plain weave



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