<< Search Results
Bookmark and Share


Textile fragment...


Core Record

Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date 1710 - 1740
Date Accessioned 1992
Artefact/Item Textile fragment
Function Men's clothing?
General Description 18th Century Italian or French silk with gold thread, self patterned satin plum ground, brocaded with green, yellow and gold. Butterflies on all over self coloured sprigged ground.
Cultural Context Italy or France
Id Number Current Accession 1322
Subject HH butterflies
Measurements Dimensions 17 x 7 centimetres
Material Gold metallic thread, Silk
Visual Information Figurative
Current Ownership University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham
History Of Ownership Henry Hammond estate
Rights Managed by The Textiles Collection at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
Source Given by Deryn O’Connor
Technique Hand woven
Weave Brocade, Satin



about        contact        terms of use        image credits        © 2018