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view 2011er4185 jpg s knit one, purl one Historic and Contemporary Knitting from the V&A's Collection Historical... T&F Given by Mr Eric Bullivant 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) A jacket knitted in white cotton, 18th century, English for an adult Length: 68.2 cm overall, flat, Width: 125 cm overall, flat, Circumference: 83.5 cm chest Knit One, Purl One (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1985-31/12/1985) Probably an item of underwear and could have been worn by a man or a woman. Its decorative... 90 1. JACKET Hand-knitted two-ply cotton English, 17th century This jacket was knitted in one piece... 2014-08-29T19:17:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:56.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton, linen, thread, yarn Hand knit with two-ply white cotton yarn. T.61-1939 t611939 O10384 Jacket A long sleeved jacket of white with a pattern of chevrons along the lower edge, the front edges,... England 2011ER4185 3 jacket 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z knitting, sewing 1800 1700 view
view 2009ce2364 jpg s Unknown T&F 1354-12-31 1329-01-01 1329-1354 (made) Cushion made from part of an orphrey band: linen embroidered with polychrome silks, metallic... Height: 43 cm, Width: 23 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 This piece of embroidery formed part of an orphrey band on a cope, before being cut down into a... Acquired from the Rector and Churchwardens of Catworth, Huntingdon, with the permission of the... 159 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case 1 -1.97685 leather, silk, linen, silver-gilt Silk, linen, leather and metallic threads; the silk and linen embroidered in under-side couching and split stitch 837-1902 8371902 O129343 Orphrey (cushion) 1 Portion of orphrey made into a cushion (kneeler?) at a later date. There are three layers of... England 2009CE2364 Based on the type and style of embroidery. Attribution note: Most ecclesiastical vestments were... Unique This embroidery reveals how a medieval ecclesiastical vestment might be cut down and re-used. A... 3 VA orphrey-cushion-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1354 1329 view
view Unknown T&F 1709-12-31 1700-01-01 1700s (made) Bed cover, natural linen embroidered in coloured silks, Castelo Branco work, 18th century Width: 132 cm, Length: 210 cm 184 2014-08-29T19:18:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:42.000Z 39.82294 In Storage -7.492884 linen, silk thread linen embroidered with coloured silks T.163-1927 t1631927 O139599 Bed cover Natural linen bedcover with silk embroidery in pinks, reds, yellows, blues and greens. Central... Castelo Branco (Region) Unique 3 bed-cover-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery 1709 1700 view
view Unknown T&F 1709-12-31 1700-01-01 1700s (made) Valance, natural linen embroidered in coloured silks, Castelo Branco work, 18th century Width: 235 cm, Length: 55 cm 202 2014-08-29T19:18:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:50.000Z 39.82294 In Storage -7.492884 linen, silk thread linen embroidered with coloured silks T.66-1927 t661927 O139593 Valance Brown linen valance with silk embroidery in pinks, browns, yellows, blues, greens and white.... Castelo Branco (Region) Unique 3 valance-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery 1709 1700 view
view 2006ay2331 jpg s WAX DOLLS, by Mary Hillier MoC 1910-12-31 1900-01-01 1900-1910 1900-1910 1900-1910 1790-1805 (made) 1800-1850 (made) 1790-1810 (made) Wax-headed hazel-eyed baby doll made in England between 1790 and 1805 [Doll] Height: 24.5 in [box] Length: 32.5 in, Width: 9 in, Height: 7.5 in Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery [Doll] It is known through historical and literary evidence that wax dolls were made during the... 236 2014-08-29T19:19:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:06.000Z 52.883289 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 10 -1.97685 cotton, wood, Wax, linen, muslin, lawn, flannel, lace [Doll] poured wax [dress] printed muslin MISC.750:1-1992 misc7501992 O10472 Doll 1 Wax headed baby doll with a selection of clothing of varying dates, contained within a wooden... England 2006AY2331 Unique 3 MOC doll 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed, poured, knitted 1910 1900 view
view 2006bb1239 jpg s Unknown FWK 1754-12-31 1745-01-01 ca. 1750 (made) Stool, carved and painted beechwood, with upholstered seat, Paris, Louis XV about 1750 Height: 45 cm maximum, Height: 40 cm to top of front leg (felt underneath the upholstery), Width: 53 cm maximum, at knees of legs, Width: 52 cm at top of front feet, Depth: 38 cm maximum, at knees of legs, Depth: 36.5 cm at top of feet 245 2014-08-29T19:19:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:10.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 silk, hemp, linen, beech, structural foam, paint Carved and painted beech; silk, metal-thread braid, linen or hemp base cloth, modern foam filling 7895-1862 78951862 O94093 Stool Louis XV stool, carved and painted beech. Modern blue silk cover with metal-thread braid. ... Paris 2006BB1239 When the Museum acquired this stool in 1862, it was painted white with gilt decoration and... 3 stool-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z plain weave, Painted, carved 1754 1745 view
view 2011en2386 jpg s Unknown T&F Given bv Miss F. G. Waugh 1846-12-31 1846-01-01 1846 (made) Fashion, room 40 480 2014-08-29T19:20:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:28.000Z 54.313919 Fashion, room 40, case CA4, shelf FIG2 -2.23218 Handwritten in ink with 'J. Waugh No 7 1846' on lower left side of front panel. linen Linen T.104-1934 t1041934 O110106 Shirt 1 Great Britain 2011EN2386 Men's shirts subtly changed in shape throughout the 1800s. This is typical of 1840s fashions with... 3 VA shirt-unknown 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z 1846 1846 view
view 2006ar0181 jpg s Unknown Hart & North, 'Historic Dress in Detail' (V&A: V&A Publications, 1998), p.150. "A deep... T&F 1620-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1620 (made) Woman's smock of linen embroidered with silk, England, 1600-1620 482 2014-08-29T19:20:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:29.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk, linen Linen embroidered with silk T.326-1982 t3261982 O110103 Smock Woman's smock of linen embroidered with silk. Linen of balanced weave with 40 threads per cm and... England 2006AR0181 Unique A deep carnation-pink silk is the only colour used in the embroidery on this early 17th-century... 3 smock-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidering 1620 1600 view
view 2006be9252 jpg s Contadini, A. (1998). <u>Fatimid Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum.</u> London: V&A... T&F 0900-12-31 0885-01-01 ca. AD890-900 (made) Red silk on undyed linen, tiraz. Egyptian, ca. AD890-900. With Islamic inscription Width: 90 mm, Length: 165 mm, Height: 10 mm Script From a cemeterey in Akhmim. 512 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:39.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 ‘…Allah aba al-‘Abbas al-Mu’tadid bi-llah amir al-mu’ minin anjazah Allah ma amara bi-fasl sanat... silk, linen Embroidered silk on woven linen 257-1889 2571889 O77072 Textile fragment This is a fragment of glazed linen with an inscription embroidered in red silk. The linen is... Egypt 2006BE9252 This is a fragment of glazed linen with an inscription embroidered in red silk. The linen is ... 3 textile-fragment 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidery, dyeing 900 885 view
view 2011ey9507 jpg s Unknown T&F 1709-12-31 1700-01-01 1700s (made) Valance, red linen embroidered in coloured silks, Castelo Branco work, 18th century Width: 235 cm, Length: 55 cm The red ground of this valance is especially unusual. 529 2014-08-29T19:20:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:44.000Z 39.82294 In Storage -7.492884 linen, silk thread linen embroidered with coloured silks 802-1901 8021901 O139595 Valance Red linen or wool valance with silk embroidery in yellows, blues, greens and white. Scrolling... Castelo Branco (Region) 2011EY9507 Unique 3 valance-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery 1709 1700 view
view 2006bj3377 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Miss G. E. Hill 1840-12-31 1836-01-01 1836-1840 (made) 533 2014-08-29T19:20:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:46.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 cotton, linen, silk satin Printed cotton edged with silk satin piping and lined with linen and cotton T.32-1940 t321940 O110124 Dress Great Britain 2006BJ3377 Soft colours and floral patterns are a distinctive feature of many 1830s day dresses. Here, pink,... 3 dress-unknown 2013-11-18T00:00:00.000Z 1840 1836 view
view 2011en2388 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Miss P. Canton 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Linen chemise, possibly made in Great Britain, 1851 Length: 45 in 537 2014-08-29T19:20:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:47.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'M. J. Sanderson 3' linen, muslin Linen, and muslin frill T.148-1961 t1481961 O110102 Chemise Linen chemise with a straight cut back and front, but the side pieces flare slightly from the... Great Britain 2011EN2388 Women wore chemises next to the skin to protect the outer layers of clothing. The name comes from... 3 chemise-unknown 2013-12-10T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view Unknown T&F 1709-12-31 1700-01-01 1700s (made) Bed cover, natural linen embroidered in coloured silks, Castelo Branco work, 18th century Width: 162 cm, Length: 210 cm 555 2014-08-29T19:20:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:52.000Z 39.82294 In Storage -7.492884 linen, silk thread linen embroidered with coloured silks 531-1877 5311877 O139596 Bed cover Brown linen bedcover with silk embroidery in pinks, yellows, blues, greens.. Three borders around... Castelo Branco (Region) Unique 3 bed-cover-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery 1709 1700 view
view Unknown T&F Given by W.B. Chamberlin Esq. through The Art Fund 1600-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century to 16th century (made) Towel, natural linen with patterned bands of blue, Italian, 15th - 16th century Length: 185 cm, Width: 55 cm Griffin is emblem of Perugia The towel came to the museum with a mixed group of other textiles from W B Chamberlin. There is... 628 2014-08-29T19:21:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:13.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 cotton, linen Woven linen and cotton T.13-1916 t131916 O122452 Towel Towards each end of the towel are 3 blue bands woven with blue cotton supplementary wefts; they... Italy These textiles are usually attributed to Perugia. The name usually given in English to textiles like these is 'Perugia towels', deriving from... 3 towel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1600 1400 view
view 2010eb2446 jpg s Unknown Robertshaw, Wilfrid. <u>An Early Local Portrait.</u> Bradfor:d: "The Bradford Antiquary", New... T&F Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, The Art Fund and contributors to the Margaret Laton Fund 1615-12-31 1610-01-01 1610-1615 (made) 1620 (altered) waistcoat, linen, embroidered with coloured silks, silver and silver-gilt thread, made... Length: 51 cm back of neck to waist, Width: 60 cm display, Circumference: 79.5 cm chest, Height: 63 cm max when mounted on torso, Width: 67 cm max when mounted on torso, Depth: 40 cm max when mounted on torso betoverend steekspel (Boymans-van Bouningen Museum 01/01/1963-31/12/1964) [No title] (Lansdowne House 01/01/1929-31/12/1929) This waistcoat is a fine example of the type of garment worn for formal day wear for Englishwomen... This waiscoat was owned and worn by Margaret Layton (probably born about 1590, died 1641), wife... 637 British Galleries: This jacket is an example of formal daywear worn by wealthy Englishwomen in... 2014-08-29T19:21:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:18.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk, linen, silk thread, spangle, linen thread, silver-gilt thread Linen, embroidered with coloured silks, silver and silver-gilt thread, lined with silk T.228-1994 t2281994 O11095 Jacket A woman's waistcoat with long, close-fitting sleeves, narrow shoulder wings, semi-circular cuffs... England 2010EB2446 Unique Object Type This fine early 17th-century woman's waistcoat is particularly significant because it... 3 jacket-unknown 2014-02-24T00:00:00.000Z embroidery, hand sewing, bobbin lace making 1615 1610 view
view 2006at9558 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund 1575 BC-1087 BC (made) Fragment of plain woven linen interwoven with rows of glazed earthenware beads, and plaited straw... Found at the funerary temple of King Neb-hâpet-Râ Mentu-hetep at Deir-el-bahn during 1906-1907... 698 2014-08-29T19:21:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:35.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 earthenware, linen, straw Plain woven linen and glazed earthenware beads and plaited straw 729-1907 7291907 O115593 Textile fragment A panel of a loosely-woven linen interwoven with three double rows of small turquoise-glazed... Egypt 2006AT9558 Found at the funerary temple of King Neb-hâpet-Râ Mentu-hetep at Deir-el-bahn. This linen fragment was found at the funerary temple of King Neb-hâpet-Râ Mentu-hetep at... 3 textile-fragment-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing, plain weave, plaiting -1087 -1575 view
view 2006at3546 jpg s Contadini, Anna, <u>Fatimid Art at the Victoria & Albert Museum.</u> London: V&A Publications,... T&F Presented by The Art Fund 1000-12-31 0900-01-01 10th century (made) Tiraz Height: 64 cm, Width: 71.2 cm 900 2014-08-29T19:22:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:40.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 '[bis] mi-llah al-rahman al-rahim al-mut[I] … br (?) sanat sab' wa khamsin wa thalathi-mi'a' 'In... silk, linen Woven linen and silk T.24-1942 t241942 O77209 Tiraz The textile is a place piece of undyed, glazed linen with a large red inscription woven... Egypt 2006AT3546 Unique 3 tiraz-tiraz 2014-06-24T00:00:00.000Z Woven Tiraz 1000 900 view
view Guild, Shirin T&F Given by Shirin Guild unknown (made) Trousers, f, purple linen, Shirin Guild, Britain, date unknown Circumference: 66 cm waist, Length: 93 cm 920 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'Shirin Guild' 'S' '100% linen' 'dry clean only / made in U.K.' linen Linen T.892-2000 t8922000 O68367 Trousers Loose purple linen trousers with wide legs. Waist closes with two horizontal buttons, evoking a... Great Britain 2 trousers-guild-shirin 2014-08-15T00:00:00.000Z view
view 2011fc6706 jpg s Unknown Baker, Malcolm and Richardson, Brenda, eds. <u>A Grand Design : The Art of the Victoria and... T&F 1250-12-31 1215-01-01 ca. 1220-1250 (made) Roundel with a king, linen originally covered with silk twill, embroidered with silk and... Height: 17.2 cm, Diameter: 17.8 cm A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) Panels (<i>tassellus</i>) were occasionally said to be circular, mentioned in the 1245 inventory... This was probably part of a cope and was originally worked on a purple ground which has now... 1196 2014-08-29T19:23:56.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:56.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk, linen, silk thread, silver-gilt thread Linen plain weave and silk twill, embroidered silk and couched silver-gilt 1249-1864 12491864 O34262 Roundel Roundel with the figure of an unidentified King holding a sword, possibly an ornamental panel... England 2011FC6706 This small round panel worked in the famed English medieval embroidery known as opus anglicanum... 3 roundel-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z plain weave, embroidery, couching, twill 1250 1215 view
view 2006ar0189 jpg s Unknown Hart & North, 'Historic Dress in Detail' (V&A: V&A Publications, 1998), p.150. "This mythical... T&F 1639-12-31 1630-01-01 1630s (made) Length: 18 in sleeve, outer seam 1401 2014-08-29T19:24:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:51.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton, linen Crewel work on cotton and linen twill ground; stem stitch with long, short and coral stitches and French knots T.124-1938 t1241938 O110107 Jacket Bodice, embroidered with red crewel-work on twill ground; outlines in stem stitch, filling in... England 2006AR0189 Unique A mythical bird is just one of the fanciful creatures that populate this embroidered jacket of... 3 jacket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery, crewel, twill 1639 1630 view