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view Unknown T&F 1939-12-31 1920-01-01 1920s-1930s (made) Dress accessory trimming in silk with appliqué in velvet and gold embroidery, possibly made in... Set of three T.677:1 to 3-1997. Probably part of a fancy dress or theatrical costume. An... 1075 2014-08-29T19:23:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:26.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 gold thread, silk (textile) Silk, velvet appliqué, gold thread embroidery and braided T.677:3-1997 t67731997 O139230 Dress trimming Dress accessory trimming of rectangular length in green silk with appliqué hearts in red velvet,... Great Britain 2 dress-trimming-unknown 2013-09-06T00:00:00.000Z velvet weave, embroidered, applied work 1939 1920 view
view Versace, Gianni T&F Given by Signor Gianni Versace 1984-12-31 1983-01-01 1983-1984 (made) Evening dress in aluminium mesh, Gianni Versace, Italy, 1983-1984 To mark being the subject of a Study Day at the V&A in 1985, Gianni Versace presented the Museum... 1078 2014-08-29T19:23:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:27.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 plastic, aluminium, diamante, silk (textile) Aluminium mesh, silk, plastic ornament and diamanté T.320-1985 t3201985 O136258 Evening dress Aluminium mesh evening dress. Full length and sleeveless. Wrap style with silk bindings and... Italy Haute couture 2 evening-dress-versace-gianni 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1984 1983 view
view Unknown PDP Given by David Baron 1969-12-31 1960-01-01 1960s (made) Panel of landscape wallpaper, Hong Kong, made in the 1960s Length: 243 cm, Width: 91 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514 The paper is similar to that hung in the bedrooms at the Mandarin Hotel, Hong Kong, in the 1960s. 1163 2014-08-29T19:23:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:50.000Z 22.411249 Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case WPS, shelf BIN, box A 114.153542 MADE IN HONG KONG #2 paper, ink, silk (textile) Black ink and white highlights painted on silk backed with paper E.610-1999 e6101999 O34290 Wallpaper 1 Panel of wallpaper with landscape of trees, rocks and mountains, with river and boats, painted in... Hong Kong This is one panel from a set of six, hand-painted on silk. They show landscapes painted in the... 2 VA panel-of-wallpaper-wallpaper-unknown 2014-08-20T00:00:00.000Z Painted Panel of wallpaper 1969 1960 view
view Unknown PDP Given by David Baron 1969-12-31 1960-01-01 1960s (made) Panel of landscape wallpaper, Hong Kong, made in the 1960s Length: 243.8 cm, Width: 91.5 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514 This paper is similar to that hung in the bedrooms at the Manadarin Hotel, Hong Kong, in the 1960s. 1175 2014-08-29T19:23:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:52.000Z 22.411249 Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case WPS, shelf BIN, box A 114.153542 paper, ink, silk (textile) Black ink and white highlights painted on silk backed with paper E.612-1999 e6121999 O34292 Wallpaper 1 Panel of wallpaper with landscape of trees, rocks, and mountains painted in black ink on silk, in... Hong Kong This is one panel from a set of six, hand-painted on silk. They show landscapes painted in the... 2 VA wallpaper-unknown 2014-08-20T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1969 1960 view
view Crosland, Neisha T&F Given by the designer 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Screen-printed 'Checkered Flower' scarf with silk organza and metal threads, designed by Neisha... Length: 162 cm, Width: 54 cm 1537 2014-08-29T19:25:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:31.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 metal thread, organza, silk (textile) Screen-printed and heat treated woven silk organza and metal threads T.493-1997 t4931997 O141514 Scarf Blue and silver screen-printed scarf with heat treated woven silk organza and metal threads. London Limited edition Neisha Crosland is a London based textile designer who is renowned for her luxurious printed... 2 checkered-flower-scarf-crosland-neisha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, screen printed Checkered Flower 1997 1997 view
view 2006be6462 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1850-12-31 1775-01-01 ca. 1780-1850 (made) Temple hanging, silk embroidery on silk ground, probably Inner Mongolia, ca. 1780-1850 Height: 250 cm, Width: 190 cm Purchased. Registered File number 1976/2030. 1549 2014-08-29T19:25:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:35.000Z 45.383339 In Storage 118.719421 instruction to the maker golden earth instruction to the maker gold spot watercolour, silk (textile) Silk embroidery on a silk ground with traces of painting IS.9-1976 is91976 O39546 Temple hanging Temple hanging, silk embroidery on a silk ground with traces of painting. This striking image... Inner Mongolia 2006BE6462 3 temple-hanging-unknown 2013-10-21T00:00:00.000Z Painted, hand embroidery 1850 1775 view
view Ting, Sharon T&F 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (made) Hand-printed devoré silk and velvet hanging, designed by Sharon Ting, London, 1997 Height: 227 cm, Width: 112 cm Recent Acquisitions 1992 - 2002: A Decade of Collecting Textiles (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/2003-31/12/2004) This hanging was designed especially for the Museum. Sharon Ting is one of Britain's leading... 1604 Sharon Ting is one of Britain's leading textile designers noted for her abstract and geometric... 2014-08-29T19:25:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:48.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 'Sharon Tring Handprinted Textiles London' silk (textile) Hand-printed devoré silk and velvet T.168-1997 t1681997 O98744 Hanging English pounds sterling ( £ ) 500 Hand-printed devoré silk and velvet hanging with a geometric pattern, an abstract design... London Sharon Ting's richly coloured luxurious fabrics are produced in abstract designs using various... 2 hanging-ting-sharon 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed, velvet weave, devoré (technique) 1997 1997 view
view Johnson, J. F. FWK 1927-12-31 1926-01-01 1926-1927 (manufactured) Dressing table stool, with X-stretcher, made of mahogany and veneered with ebony, upholstered in... Height: 500 mm, Width: 495 mm, Depth: 370 mm Made for the author Dodie Smith 1670 DRESSING TABLE, MIRROR AND STOOL Designed by J.F. Johnson (British) Manufactured by Heal & Son,... 2014-08-29T19:26:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:07.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Mahogany, ebony, silk (textile) Mahogany, veneered in ebony, drop-in seat pad upholstered with silk W.6:1to 2-1975 w61975 O113729 Stool Dressing table stool, made of mahogany veneered with ebony, with four legs joined by cross... London This elegant stool was part of a luxurious dressing-table set. Although made in London, it shows... 2 stool-johnson-j-f 2014-04-09T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, upholstered, veneered 1927 1926 view
view Thompson (Miss) T&P 1880-12-31 1880-01-01 1880 (made) Full length short sleeved dress worn by Phyllis Broughton probably as Morgiana in 'The Forty... ?Silk Stars of the Theatre Museum (Liberty & Co Department Store 20/09/1982-29/10/1982) Theatre Peepshow (National Theatre 01/01/1976-31/12/1976) This costume was worn in a production of R. Reece's burlesque 'The Forty Thieves' performed at... 1731 2014-08-29T19:26:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:24.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 satin, sequins, marquisette, silk (textile) [] S.1333-1984 s13331984 O98911 Dress Costume worn by Phyllis Broughton, possibly as Morgiana. Full length short sleeved dress, the... London Reason For Production: Commission Unique 3 dress-thompson-miss 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1880 1880 view
view Unknown SSEA 1859-12-31 1850-01-01 ca.1855 (made) Textile, fragments, woven cotton and silk (mashru), Hyderabad, ca. 1855 Length: 196 cm, Width: 82 cm 'Mashru' is a satin weave cloth with a combination of a cotton weft and silk warp, the cotton... 2409 2014-08-29T19:28:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:28:20.000Z 17.475849 In Storage 78.464882 cotton, silk (textile), mashru Woven cotton and silk (mashru) 7016(IS) 7016is O77283 Textile Cut fragment of woven cotton and silk (mashru), white cotton weft, silk warp in purple and white,... Hyderabad 3 textile-unknown 2014-03-28T00:00:00.000Z Woven 1859 1850 view
view 2006at2459 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1879-12-31 1850-01-01 ca. 1855-1879 (made) Textile, fragment, silk and cotton (mashru), Thanjavur, ca. 1855-1879 Length: 162 cm, Width: 85 cm The complete textile would have been intended for use as a garment, clothing, or to be made up... Transferred from India Museum 1879. 3937 2014-08-29T19:32:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:18.000Z 10.79494 In Storage 79.14077 cotton, silk (textile), mashru Woven silk (warps) and cotton (wefts) 6995A/(IS) 6995ais O77287 Textile Fragment of woven silk and cotton (mashru), woven with parallel horizontal serrated stripes of... Thanjavur 2006AT2459 3 textile-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Woven 1879 1850 view
view 2006ax5181 jpg s Unknown T&F 1694-12-31 1685-01-01 ca. 1690 (made) late 19th century (made) Folding fan probably made in France, ca. 1690, and fan box made in Paris by Vanier-Chardin, late... [Fan] Height: 10.75 in, Height: 27.3 cm, Width: 18.75 in open, Width: 47.5 cm open British Galleries, room 54b 9574 British Galleries: The figures on this fan are dressed fashionably, like the Clapham dolls. A... 2014-08-29T19:51:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:38.000Z 46.712448 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 1.71832 [Fan box] VANIER-CHARDIN Eventails Anciens 82 Bould Haussman PARIS brass (alloy), mother of pearl, leather, ivory, gouache, imitation leather, silk (textile), paper (fiber product) [Fan] Leather painted with gouache, paper painted with gouache, pierced ivory, mother of pearl and brass [Fan box] Imitation leather lined with silk T.169&A-1986 t1691986 O78760 Folding fan and fan box 1 [Fan] Folding fan of leather painted with gouache and with sticks of pierced ivory, with mother... France 2006AX5181 Object Type The folding fan originated in Japan and was introduced to Europe in the second half... 3 VA folding-fan-and-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), piercing, lining (process) 1694 1685 view
view 2006am3614 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Miss M. Barry 1830-12-31 1820-01-01 1820-1830 (made) Bag of painted silk velvet, Great Britain, 1820-1830 Height: 20 cm, Width: 22.5 cm British Galleries, room 120 Registered File number 1985/1525. The other half is T.171A-1987. 9577 British Galleries: PAINTING ON VELVET<br> The new technique of painting onto silk velvet provided... 2014-08-29T19:51:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:39.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 120, case 15, shelf DR4 -2.23218 silk (textile) Painted silk velvet T.171-1987 t1711987 O78763 Bag 1 Bag of painted silk velvet. Painted with flowers and butterflies. Great Britain 2006AM3614 Object Type This panel was intended for a type of bag known as a reticule. Reticules, or... 3 VA bag-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted, velvet 1830 1820 view
view 2006am3124 jpg s Garthwaite, Anna Maria T&F 1749-12-31 1749-01-01 1749 (made) Dress fabric, brocaded silk, designed by Anna Maria Garthwaite, from design 5987.1, woven in... Length: 104.5 cm, Width: 52 cm Two Centuries of British Fashion. From the Collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (Moscow Kremlin Museums 05/09/2008-17/11/2008) British Galleries, room 52b Designed by Anna Maria Garthwaite (born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, 1690, died in London, 1763).... 9589 British Galleries: Anna Maria Garthwaite designed this silk for the master weaver Mr Vautier. The... 2014-08-29T19:51:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:42.000Z 51.519409 British Galleries, room 52b, case 1 -0.06772 silk (textile) Brocaded silk tobine T.192-1996 t1921996 O78776 Dress fabric 1 The silk has a cream ground elaborately textured with a self-coloured pattern including flowers... Spitalfields 2006AM3124 Woven in Spitalfields, London Object Type This fabric, intended for ladies' gowns, is a brocaded silk tobine. The technique of... 3 VA dress-fabric-garthwaite-anna-maria 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z brocading 1749 1749 view
view 2006an3960 jpg s Unknown T&F Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, The Art Fund and contributors to the Margaret Laton Fund 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Pair of gloves, suede, trimmed with silver thread and silk ribbons, England, 1660-1680. Length: 23 cm, Width: 15.5 cm wrist Fastes de cour et cérémonies royals, Chateau de Versailles (01/01/2003-28/06/2009) British Galleries, room 54b Purchased. Registered File number 1994/644. 9607 British Galleries: Two types of ribbon decorate this glove. Such deep clusters were fashionable... 2014-08-29T19:51:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:48.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 -1.97685 suede, silver thread, silk (textile) Suede, trimmed with silver thread and silk ribbons T.229:1, 2-1994 t2291994 O78795 Pair of gloves 1 Pair of suede gloves, trimmed with silver thread and silk ribbons. England 2006AN3960 Object Type The decorative gauntlet of this glove showed off the wealth and status of the wearer.... 3 VA pair-of-gloves-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1680 1660 view
view 2006al3974 jpg s Unknown Tipping, Avray H. <u>English Homes.</u>Period I, Volume I, Norman & Plantagenet, 1066-1485,... T&F Given by David Style 1714-12-31 1705-01-01 ca. 1710 (made) Yellow silk damask curtain, possibly Italian, French or woven in Spitalfields, London. About 1710. Length: 312.4 cm, Width: 176.5 cm maximum, Length: 82 in repeat, Width: 10.625 in point repeat, Width: 21.5 in width of material between salvages British Galleries, room 56d This panel formed part of the hangings of a half-tester bed formerly at Leeds Castle, Kent. The... Registered File number 1963/126. From a bed formerly at Leeds Castle, Kent. Probably made in... 9618 British Galleries: This silk damask suited the very tall beds fashionable in Britain between 1700... 2014-08-29T19:51:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:51.000Z 42.502998 British Galleries, room 56d, case 9 12.57341 silk (textile) Silk damask T.27-1963 t271963 O78810 Bed curtain 1 Yellow silk damask curtain with a point repeat pattern. The weave is damask based on a satin of 5... Italy 2006AL3974 Object Type This silk damask curtain formed part of the hangings of a half-tester bed, that is... 3 VA bed-curtain-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z damask weaving 1714 1705 view
view 2006am5196 jpg s Unknown T&F 1712-12-31 1703-01-01 ca. 1708 (made) Chalice veil, patterned silk, English, Spitalfields, ca.1708. Height: 51 cm, Width: 51 cm British Galleries, room 52b The design of the silk closely resembles the work of James Leman. It can be dated fairly... 9635 British Galleries: This chalice veil, for use during the Roman Catholic Mass, has been made from... 2014-08-29T19:51:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:57.000Z 51.519409 British Galleries, room 52b, case 1 -0.06772 silver thread, silk (textile) Silk satin with patterning wefts of silver thread T.3-1994 t31994 O78829 Chalice veil 1 The chalice veil is composed of a yellow and silver woven silk front, edged with silver gilt... Spitalfields 2006AM5196 Object Type This square of woven silk was originally intended for clothing. It might have been... 3 VA chalice-veil-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z satin weave 1712 1703 view
view 2006am8906 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Dorothy Hilton 1700-12-31 1650-01-01 1650-1700 (made) Embroidered picture in silks showing 'St Paul on the road to Damascus', probably embroidered in... Height: 50 cm, Width: 54.5 cm British Galleries, room 56d Registered File number 1988/338. 9684 British Galleries: THE CONVERSION OF SAINT PAUL: an embroidery and its printed source<br> Before... 2014-08-29T19:52:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:10.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 56d, case 17 -0.12714 silk thread, silk (textile) Satin ground embroidered in silk, with painted details T.60-1988 t601988 O78896 Embroidered picture 1 Embroidered picture showing St Paul on the road to Damascus. Satin ground embroidered in silks,... London 2006AM8906 Object Type Embroidery was widely used in the 17th century for the decoration of religious and... 3 VA st-paul-on-the-road-embroidered-picture-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Painted, embroidered, satin St Paul on the Road to Damascus 1700 1650 view
view 2006al8236 jpg s Unknown T&F Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Daks Simpson group Plc and Moss Bros 1673-12-31 1673-01-01 1673 (made) Wedding Suit worn by James II, embroidered wool coat and breeches, England, 1673. [Coat] Length: 91.4 cm, Width: 76 cm at hem, Depth: 38 cm at hem [Breeches] Length: 68.6 cm British Galleries, room 56d Made in England for the wedding in 1673 of James II when Duke of York (born in London 1633, died... 9696 British Galleries: The heavy silver embroidery on this suit would have sparkled in both daylight... 2014-08-29T19:52:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:14.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 8 -1.97685 metal thread, wool (textile), silk (textile) Wool, embroidered with silver and silver-gilt thread and lined with red silk T.711:1, 2-1995 t7111995 O78912 Wedding suit 1 Suit made of heather-coloured wool broadcloth lined with coral ribbed silk. Both jacket and... England 2006AL8236 Object Type These are two items of an ensemble that James, Duke of York, wore to his wedding in... 3 VA wedding-suit-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidered 1673 1673 view
view MoC Given by Zoe Mellors 1880-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1880 Girl's satin party shoes (pair) with black pompon decoration, Spanish, 1860-80 Length: 16.5 cm The toes of the shoes had been stuffed with pages from the Spanish newspaper 'El Figaro' dating... Bought by the donor in an antiques shop in Seville, Spain, in 1986 10448 2014-08-29T19:55:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:55:25.000Z 39.89502 In Storage -2.98868 leather, satin, silk (textile) Machine stitched satin lined with silk and hand finished; nailed leather B.1:1, 2-1998 b11998 O7472 Girl's party shoes (pair) Girl's low cut party shoes of pale pink satin lined with mauve and pale puce silks. The shoes... Spain Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced 3 girls-party-shoes 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Stitched, machine stitching, nailed 1880 1860 view