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view Unknown Wilson, Verity. 'Early Textiles from Central Asia: Approaches to Study with reference to the... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India 0800-12-31 0300-01-01 300-800 (made) Bundle of made-up objects and strips of different weaves, mostly in cream colour. Length: 24.6 cm, Width: 13 cm Mingoi is located in the foothills of the Tianshan mountain range, on the northern Silk Road.... The bundle of fabrics are kept together by a string with a rectangular metal-rimmed label showing... 64 2014-08-29T19:17:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:46.000Z 42.184158 In Storage 84.964111 cotton, plant fibre, silk Plain woven and pattern woven silk, cotton and plant fibre, and clamp-resist dyed silk with stitching LOAN:STEIN.133 loanstein133 O90691 Fragments Several different fragments bundled together, consisting of a majority of cream-coloured strips... Mingoi This bundle consists of several strips of different materials and some made-up pieces of unknown... 2 the-stein-collection-fragments-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z plain weave, patterned weave, resist-dyed, stitching The Stein Collection 800 300 view
view Unknown Stein, Aurel, <u> Serindia: Detailed Report of Exploration in Central Asia and Westernmost China... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India. 0900-12-31 0700-01-01 8th century to 9th century (made) Long strip of two polychrome pattern woven silks stitched together Length: 69.6 cm, Width: 0.8 cm Dunhuang is at the eastern end of the southern Silk Road, in present-day Gansu Province. It lies... Attached to fragment is a rectangular paper label showing Stein number possibly in Stein's... 84 2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z 40.166698 In Storage 94.683296 silk Pattern woven silk and stitching LOAN:STEIN.304 loanstein304 O89699 Fragment One long strip of two different polychrome pattern woven silks (samite) joined together by... Dunhuang Found in Cave 17 of the Mogao Grottoes (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas). This strip of textile is of polychrome pattern woven silk. Its original function is unclear... 2 the-stein-collection-fragment-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z patterned weave, stitching The Stein Collection 900 700 view
view Unknown Zhao Feng, ed. <u>Textiles from Dunhuang in UK Collections</u>. Shanghai: Donghua University... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India. 1000-12-31 0600-01-01 7th century to 10th century (made) Strip of polychrome pattern woven silk (samite) Length: 2 cm, Width: 21.5 cm Dunhuang is at the eastern end of the southern Silk Road, in present-day Gansu Province. It lies... Attached to fragment is a rectangular paper label showing Stein number possibly in Stein's... 85 2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:53.000Z 40.166698 In Storage 94.683296 silk Pattern woven silk LOAN:STEIN.640 loanstein640 O89698 Fragment One strip of polychrome patterned weave in silk (samite) that comprise pinkish red ground with... Dunhuang Found in Cave 17 of the Mogao Grottoes (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas). This strip of pattern woven silk (samite) was recovered from Cave 17 of the Mogao Grottoes. This... 2 the-stein-collection-fragment-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z patterned weave The Stein Collection 1000 600 view
view 2006bf2529 jpg s Castello, Giovanni Battista Clifford, Timothy, 'Designs of Desire: Architectural and Ornamental Prints and Drawings,... T&F Given by Dowager Viscountess Harcourt GBE 1565-12-31 1555-01-01 1555-1565 (designed) Tapestry, 'Venus admonishing Cupid', designed by Giovanni Battista Castello, probably Brussels,... Height: 366 cm taken from catalogue, Width: 318 cm taken from catalogue, Weight: 14 kg estimated (1msq = 1.2kg) Mythe de Pscyche au XVI et au XVII siecle dans les arts decoratifs et la peinture at the Centre des Monuments Nationaux, Paris (01/01/2005-20/08/2009) This tapestry was given to the museum along with several other tapestries, T.767 - T.775-1950, by... 157 2014-08-29T19:18:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:20.000Z 50.848381 In Storage 4.34968 silk, wool Tapestry woven in wool and silk T.770-1950 t7701950 O123933 Tapestry wool and silk on a wool warp:18-20 warps to the inch. Brussels 2006BF2529 This tapestry probably belonged to a set of sixteen, though some are now untraceable. The subject... 3 venus-admonishing-cupid-tapestry-castello-giovanni-battista 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving Venus admonishing Cupid 1565 1555 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) true 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 Marc Bohan T&F Worn and given by Ernestine Carter 1957-12-31 1956-01-01 1956-1957 (made) 213 2014-08-29T19:18:54.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:54.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Christian Dior - London UK REGD Modele Original Made in England Dior 30911 Modele Original Made... silk, organdie, chiffon, suede Silk lined with organdie; chiffon top and silk and suede belt T.245,.A-C-1978 t2451978 O117695 Suit The short jacket has three quarter length sleeves and a small collar - it is worn open and has... London Haute couture 2 suit-marc-bohan 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1957 1956 view
view T&F Given by the executor of the estate of Janet Arnold 1825-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1825 (made) Panel of painted dress silk, birds and flowers on a cream ground width: 140 cm maximum, length: 99 cm maximum 225 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk painted silk T.117-2001 t1172001 O62298 Dress panel Panel of painted silk dress fabric. It comprises three panels seamed selvedge to selvedge, with a... England 3 dress-panel 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1825 1800 view
view T&F Given by the executor of the estate of Janet Arnold 1775-12-31 1765-01-01 1765-1775 (made) Panel of painted Chinese export dress silk, flowers on a cream ground, circa 1770 Width: 216 cm, Height: 112 cm 226 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 silk painted silk T.116-2001 t1162001 O62297 Dress panel Panel of painted silk dress fabric, unpicked from a petticoat. It is constructed from three loom... China painted in China for the European export trade 3 dress-panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1775 1765 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 Unknown Stein, Aurel, <u> Serindia: Detailed Report of Exploration in Central Asia and Westernmost China... EAS Stein Textile Loan Collection. On loan from the Government of India and the Archaeological Survey of India. Copyright: Government of India 1000-12-31 0600-01-01 7th century to 10th century (made) Fragments of brown silk twill Length: 2.6 cm largest piece, Width: 24.6 cm largest piece Dunhuang is at the eastern end of the southern Silk Road, in present-day Gansu Province. It lies... Textiles have been housed in a cream envelope which has been labelled 'Ch.00431' and 'Plain'... 255 2014-08-29T19:19:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:15.000Z 40.166698 In Storage 94.683296 silk Silk twill LOAN:STEIN.464 loanstein464 O85588 Fragments Two strips of monochrome brown twill weave silk . Selvedge intact. Weave structures: Warp: silk,... Dunhuang Found in Cave 17 of the Mogao Grottoes (Caves of the Thousand Buddhas). These two textile strips are of monochrome twill-weave brown silk. They were brought back from... 2 the-stein-collection-fragments-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z twill weave The Stein Collection 1000 600 view
view 2011ey9156 jpg s T&F 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Width: 56 cm, Length: 190 cm 297 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk [] T.228-1921 t2281921 O137928 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 3/1 S twill, by one and two wefts Warp: 2 warps: 1... Iran 2011EY9156 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view Unknown T&F Given by T. S. W. Jarvis, Esq. 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Textile of silk velvet, Iran, 19th century Width: 10.5 cm, Length: 20.2 cm 298 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:28.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk Silk velvet and metal threads T.21:4-1955 t2141955 O137927 Textile Textile of silk velvet. Foundation weave: 3/1 S twill weave, decochement 3, by 1 and 2... Iran 3 textile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view Helen David T&F Given by Gary Page 1987-12-31 1987-01-01 1987 (made) Screen printed silk with acid dyes, featuring portraits including Sigmund Freud, inkblots and... Length: 261 cm, Width: 97 cm This textile was inspired by a psychological projective test of personality, developed by 20th... 300 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 silk, dye Screen-printed silk with acid dyes T.8-2007 t82007 O137923 Dress fabric Screen printed silk with acid dyes featuring portraits of historical figures including the... England Mass produced This textile was inspired by a psychological projective test of personality, developed by... 2 freud-freudian-slips-collection-dress-fabric-helen-david 2014-08-26T00:00:00.000Z screen printed Freud (Freudian Slips Collection) 1987 1987 view
view Unknown T&F Given by T. S. W. Jarvis, Esq. 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Textile of silk velvet, Iran, 19th century Width: 17.3 cm, Length: 12.3 cm 301 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk Silk velvet and metal threads T.21:5-1955 t2151955 O137925 Textile Textile of silk velvet. Foundation weave: 3/1 S twill weave by 1 and 2 wefts Warp: 2 warps: 1... Iran 3 textile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view Unknown T&F Given by T. S. W. Jarvis, Esq. 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Textile of silk velvet, Iran, 19th century Width: 16 cm, Length: 9.8 cm 302 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk Silk velvet and metal thread T.21:2-1955 t2121955 O137924 Textile Textile of silk velvet. Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Iran 3 textile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view Unknown T&F Given by T. S. W. Jarvis, Esq. 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Textile of silk velvet, Iran, 19th century Width: 16 cm, Length: 9.8 cm 303 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:29.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 silk Silk velvet and metal thread T.21:3-1955 t2131955 O137921 Textile Textile of silk velvet. Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Iran 3 textile-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1800 view
view 2011em6917 jpg s T&F 1500-12-31 1400-01-01 15th century (made) Width: 114 cm, Length: 156 cm 305 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 silk [] 326-1895 3261895 O137915 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Italy 2011EM6917 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1400 view
view T&F 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Width: 63 cm, Length: 107 cm, Length: 107 cm 306 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:30.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silk [] 834-1904 8341904 O137911 Velvet Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Turkey 3 velvet 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2011ev8048 jpg s MES 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Width: 67 cm, Length: 127 cm a similar example resides in the collection of the State Historical Museum, Moscow. Atasoy... 307 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silk [] 94-1878 941878 O137909 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3 by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Turkey 2011EV8048 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view
view 2011er9462 jpg s T&F 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 17th century (made) Width: 50 cm, Length: 81 cm 308 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:31.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silk [] 1752A-1892 17521892 O137908 Woven silk Technical analysis Foundation weave: 5 end satin, decochement 3, by 1 and 2 wefts. Warp: 2... Turkey 2011ER9462 3 woven-silk 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1600 view