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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 2010eb2451 jpg s Unknown Hart, Avril and Susan North, <u>Historical Fashion in Detail: The 17th and 18th Centuries</u>,... T&F 1620-12-31 1605-01-01 1605-1620 (made) A woman's jacket, English, 1605-20, linen striped with silver strip and silk thread Length: 66 cm, Width: 134.6 cm including sleeves The Golden Age of the English Court: From Henry VIII to Charles I (Moscow Kremlin Museums 24 Oct 2012-27 Jan 2013) Part of the Isham collection purchased in 1899. 7065 British Galleries: This style of woman's informal jacket was not meant to be worn in public. For... 2014-08-29T19:41:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:44.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 linen, silver thread, linen thread, silver strip, floss silk Linen striped with silk and silver strip, linen, linen thread, silk ribbon, silver thread-covered buttons 188-1900 1881900 O77452 Jacket A loose jacket of linen, striped with white silk and silver strip. The jacket has a circular... England 2010EB2451 Unique Object Type This is a rare example of an informal woman's jacket from the early 17th century. It... 3 jacket-unknown 2014-02-24T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, hand sewing 1620 1605 view
view 2006am3073 jpg s John Jencks Thornton, Claire, 'Purse, Pincushion and Knife Case', in North, Susan and Jenny Tiramani, eds,... T&F Bequeathed by Sir Frederick Richmond, Bt 1625-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1625 (made) Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver, made by John Jencks, with a... Depth: 2.5 cm [Knife-case] Height: 20.8 cm, Width: 1.95 cm British Galleries, room 58c The knives were made in England by John or Joseph Jencks. The embroidery design is identical to... 9673 British Galleries: Guests were generally expected to take their own knives to dinners or feasts.... 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58c, case 5 -1.97685 steel, leather, silk, Silver, gold, linen, silk thread, amber, silver-gilt thread Steel, gold, silver, amber, linen, leather, silk, silk thread, silver-gilt threads; damascened, hand sewn, hand embroidered T.55 to B-1954 t551954 O78884 Pair of wedding knives 1 Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver and set with amber. The... England 2006AM3073 Object Type In the 17th century cutlery used at table was often designed to be portable, since... 3 VA pair-of-wedding-john-jencks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z damascening, hand embroidery, hand sewing, braiding 1625 1600 view
view 2006am6178 jpg s Unknown T&F 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (made) Underpants of machine-knitted wool, England, mid 19th century Height: 109.5 cm, Width: 65 cm, Length: 42 in outside, Length: 28 in inseam British Galleries, room 122f Made in England 9677 British Galleries: KNITTED UNDERWEAR<br> Seven knitwear manufacturers displayed underwear at the... 2014-08-29T19:52:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:08.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 122f, case 2 -1.97685 'AP 129 / 4' Machine-knitted wool, linen, pearl T.56-1959 t561959 O78888 Underpants 1 Underpants for a man of machine-knitted natural wool. Fully fashioned. The waistband is of white... England 2006AM6178 Object Type By the mid-19th century, knitted fabrics had all but replaced the traditional woven... 3 VA underpants-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2010ee8023 jpg s Unknown Hart, Avril and Susan North, <u>Historical Fashion in Detail: The 17th and 18th Centuries</u>,... T&F Given by Miss C. E. Gallini 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Front-lacing stays and busk of watered pink silk, Dutch?, 1660-1680 Length: 42.0 cm shoulder to centre back [Stays] Length: 52 cm, Width: 91 cm including sleeves, Width: 65 cm chest [Busk] Length: 45.4 cm, Width: 16.4 cm Stays from a transitional period in the 17th century, when the boned bodice was evolving from an... Given in 1959 by Miss C E Gallini, who attributed them to an Italian ancestor. No equivalent... 12885 British Galleries: Fashionable dress for women in the 1660s required a smooth, flat-fronted, long... 2014-08-29T20:07:53.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:53.000Z 52.108089 In Storage 5.33033 silk, linen, silk thread, ribbon, thread, baleen, grosgrain, whalebone, watered silk Watered silk, silk ribbon, linen, baleen, silk thread, hand sewn, hand embroidered T.14&A-1951 t141951 O10446 Stays and busk Front lacing stays and busk of pink watered silk, lined with linen and fully boned. All the... Netherlands 2010EE8023 Unique [Stays] Unique [Busk] Unique Object Type Stays (a stiff corset) were essential garments in the fashionable woman's wardrobe... 3 stays-and-busk-unknown 2014-03-24T00:00:00.000Z embroidery, hand embroidery, sewing, hand sewing, handsewing 1680 1660 view
view 2006am5125 jpg s Unknown Hillier, Mary, Pollock's Dictionary of English Dolls, London: Robert Hale Ltd., 1982, 51, 202pp. ill T&F Purchased by public subscription 1700-12-31 1690-01-01 1690-1700 (made) Doll's lawn cap with wire and ribbon, London, 1690-1700 [Cap (headgear)] Height: 33 cm [Wire] Length: 13 cm British Galleries, room 54b Dolls were widely produced in the 17th century, although very few survive. It is most unlikely... The doll is thought to have belonged to the Cockerell family, descendants of Samuel Pepys. The... 16371 British Galleries: These dolls were probably made for the amusement of adults at home, as were... 2014-08-29T20:23:12.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:12.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54b, case 3 -0.12714 cotton, silk, muslin, bobbin lace, wire Lawn edged in bobbin lace, wire covered with muslin, cotton, linen, silk taffeta ribbon, lined with silk T.846N to P-1974 t8461974 O82546 Doll's cap 1 Circular doll's cap consisting of the cap, wire and ribbon. The cap is made of spotted lawn edged... London 2006AM5125 Object Type This cap was made for a doll, known as Lady Clapham, that is thought to have belonged... 3 VA dolls-cap-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand sewing, lace making 1700 1690 view
view 2006av6073 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by F. C. P. Macpherson 1749-12-31 1740-01-01 ca. 1745 (made) Waistcoat and pair of pocket flaps of brocaded silk, England, ca. 1745 17969 2014-08-29T20:30:31.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:31.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Brocaded silk, silver thread, linen, lined with wool over canvas, hand-sewn, embroidered with silver thread T.148 to B-1964 t1481964 O13931 Waistcoat Waistcoat and pair of pocket flaps of brocaded silk. Sleeved waistcoat in yellow chequered woven... England 2006AV6073 This coat and waistcoat illustrate formal daywear for men in the 1740s. The fabric of the coat is... 3 waistcoat-unknown 2013-11-04T00:00:00.000Z 1749 1740 view
view Gunta Stölzl 'The European Art of Textiles' exhibition catalogue published by the Victoria & Albert Museum,... T&F 1967-12-31 1967-01-01 1967 (made) 1926 (designed) Hanging of tapestry-woven silk and rayon, designed by Anni Albers, 1926, woven by Gunta Stölzl,... Length: 203 cm, Width: 119 cm, Length: 80 in, Width: 47 in The European Art of Textiles (Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art 01/01/1995-31/12/1995) 18386 Anni Albers studied weaving simply because it was the only course open to women at the Weimar... 2014-08-29T20:32:42.000Z 2014-08-29T20:32:42.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 'AA' [monogram] Tapestry-woven silk and rayon, linen CIRC.534-1968 circ5341968 O15276 Hanging Hanging of tapestry-woven cream silk and black and yellow rayon. With a geometric design in... Germany The original weaving of this important hanging was destroyed during the Second World War; it was... Anni Albers studied weaving because it was the only course open to women at the Weimar Bauhaus,... 2 hanging-gunta-stolzl 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1967 1967 view
view 2006av6262 jpg s Brass and Pike T&F Given by Mrs B. M. Bohener 1910-12-31 1910-01-01 1910 (made) Morning suit consisting of a woollen coat, waistcoat and trousers, made by Brass and Pike,... [Coat] Length: 36 in, Circumference: 40 in chest, Width: 36 in [Trousers] Length: 29 in inside leg, Length: 41 in outside leg A typical example of a gentleman's morning suit worn for formal occasions and for everyday dress... 19511 2014-08-29T20:39:11.000Z 2014-08-29T20:39:11.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [Coat] 'BRASS & PIKE, 19 SAVILLE ROW, LONDON, W. Name 36718 Date 8/3/10 R.A. Bennett... Wool barathea, edged with silk braid, lined with silk and cotton, linen, metal T.57 to B-1962 t571962 O17493 Coat Morning suit consisting of a coat, waistcoat and trousers. The coat and matching waistcoat are... London 2006AV6262 This is a typical example of a gentleman's morning suit. In the early years of the 20th century... 3 coat-brass-and-pike 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1910 1910 view
view Smith, Albert T&P Given by the British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild 1950-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century - early 20th century (made) Glove puppet of a Gentleman. Punch and Judy figure made by Albert Smith. English, late 19th -... Height: 55 cm One of a set of Punch and Judy figures made by the Punch and Judy man, Albert Smith 19567 2014-08-29T20:39:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:39:29.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 metal, wood, braid, linen, paint, imitation jewels, imitation fur, wool (textile) Carved wood, paint, imitation fur, wool, linen, pearl buttons, imitation jewels, braid and metal S.568-2001 s5682001 O106189 Puppet Glove puppet of a Gentleman with carved and painted face and hands, and hair made from artificial... Great Britain 2 puppet-smith-albert 2014-08-27T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting, sewing 1950 1850 view
view MoC 1950-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century - early 20th century (made) miniature bedroom furniture, german; late 19th early 20th century 32073 2014-08-29T21:36:18.000Z 2014-08-29T21:36:18.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 varnished wood, linen B.412:1-1995 b4121995 O36796 Miniature bedroom furniture, beds and bedding 1-3. beds, ht. 12cm x 16cm x w. 8.5cm (2,3-each have a loose foot; 3 also has a loose footboard... Germany 2 miniature-bedroom-furniture 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1950 1850 view
view MoC 1900-12-31 1900-01-01 about 1900 (made) doll's clothing; english; about 1900 Set of doll's clothing was produced as a school project and entered into a competition of the... 32521 2014-08-29T21:38:50.000Z 2014-08-29T21:38:50.000Z In Storage silk, cotton, lace, linen, flannel B.71:1-1997 b711997 O37311 Doll's clothing 1. carrying cape, ribbed silk, double tiered with lace trim around the hem of both tiers; lined... Made by: Alice Ford born 1887, donor's mother. Alice lived at 2 Motcombe Road Eastbourne. She... 3 dolls-clothing 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1900 view
view 2006ap0221 jpg s Unknown Hillier, Mary, Pollock's Dictionary of English Dolls, London: Robert Hale Ltd., 1982, 51, 202pp. ill T&F Purchased by public subscription 1700-12-31 1690-01-01 1690-1700 (made) Doll 'Lady Clapham' of turned, carved, gessoed and painted wood, London, 1690-1700 Height: 56 cm British Galleries, room 54b Dolls were widely produced in the 17th century, although very few survive. It is most unlikely... The doll is thought to have belonged to the Cockerell family, descendants of Samuel Pepys. The... 36526 British Galleries: These dolls were probably made for the amusement of adults at home, as were... 2014-08-29T21:52:34.000Z 2014-08-29T21:52:34.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54b, case 3 -0.12714 wood, hair, linen, Gesso Turned, carved, gessoed and painted wood, wool, linen, human hair on net and ribbon T.846-1974 t8461974 O41517 Doll 1 Doll made of turned wood, with square shoulders, a waisted body, wooden arms and jointed legs, in... London 2006AP0221 Object Type This doll, known as Lady Clapham, is thought to have belonged to the Cockerell... 3 VA lady-clapham-doll-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, turning, hand sewing Lady Clapham 1700 1690 view
view 2006ap0220 jpg s Unknown Hillier, Mary, Pollock's Dictionary of English Dolls, London: Robert Hale Ltd, 1982, 50-51,... T&F Purchased by public subscription 1700-12-31 1690-01-01 1690-1700 (made) Doll 'Lord Clapham' of turned wood, London, 1690-1700 Height: 56 cm seated British Galleries, room 54b Dolls were widely produced in the 17th century, although very few survive. It is most unlikely... The doll and its partner are thought to have belonged to the Cockerell family, descendants of... 36545 British Galleries: These dolls were named 'Lord and Lady' of the family home in Clapham, London... 2014-08-29T21:52:39.000Z 2014-08-29T21:52:39.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54b, case 3 -0.12714 wood, linen, Gesso, human hair Turned, carved, gessoed and painted wood, linen, human hair and net T.847-1974 t8471974 O41545 Doll 1 Doll of turned wood, with a square shouldered and waisted body with wooden arms and jointed legs... London 2006AP0220 Object Type This doll, known as Lord Clapham, is thought to have belonged to the Cockerell... 3 VA lord-clapham-doll-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, turning, hand sewing Lord Clapham 1700 1690 view
view Ungaro T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1990-12-31 1990-01-01 1990 (retailed) Suit, woman's jacket and skirt, multi-coloured floral print on white linen, Ungaro, 1990 Weight: 0.64 kg Skirt and jacket [Jacket] Length: 50 cm approximate [Skirt] Length: 58.5 cm approximate, Weight: 0.64 kg Skirt and jacket including hanger 36923 2014-08-29T21:54:08.000Z 2014-08-29T21:54:08.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 silk, linen linen, silk, machine sewn T.321:1-2000 t3212000 O41994 Skirt suit The suit is of a multi-coloured floral print on white linen. [Jacket] The jacket has a round neck... Paris Reason For Production: Retail Ready to wear 2 skirt-suit-ungaro 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine sewing 1990 1990 view
view HARBORD, Felix Literature: Stephen Calloway, Twentieth Century Decoration, (London, 1988), p.318 PDP 38617 2014-08-29T21:58:22.000Z 2014-08-29T21:58:22.000Z In Storage Plywood and wood on battens, cardboard, paper, linen, silver paper, 1950s acetate sheet, watercolour, bodycolour and pencil.The sides of the room, each 21.7 x 50.5 cmThe ends of the room, each 21.7 x 40.5 cm E.2379-1987 e23791987 O45534 Designs 2 architects-model-of-a-room-designs-harbord-felix 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Architect's model of a room view
view Lolita Lempicka T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1993-12-31 1984-01-01 ca.1989 (retailed) Top, woman's, beige linen, Lolita Lempicka, ca. 1989 Length: 50.5 cm approximate 39343 2014-08-29T22:00:51.000Z 2014-08-29T22:00:51.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 linen linen, machine sewn T.382:1-2000 t38212000 O46420 Top Sleeveless top of beige linen with irregular shaped neck and centre-front opening with clam-shell... Paris Reason For Production: Retail Ready to wear 2 top-lolita-lempicka 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine sewn 1993 1984 view
view Kenzo T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1989-12-31 1989-01-01 1989 (retailed) Suit, woman's jacket, skirt, trousers and shorts, orange linen, Kenzo, 1989 [Jacket] Length: 73 cm approximate [Skirt] Length: 57 cm approximate [Shorts] Length: 51 cm approximate [Trousers] Length: 99 cm approximate, Weight: 0.64 kg Trousers including hanger 39461 2014-08-29T22:01:13.000Z 2014-08-29T22:01:13.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 acetate, linen linen, acetate, machine sewn T.402:1-2000 t4022000 O46550 Interchangeable outfit [Jacket] Jacket of burnt orange linen with turn-down collar and V-neck with button opening at... Paris Reason For Production: Retail Ready to wear 2 interchangeable-outfit-kenzo 2014-08-18T00:00:00.000Z machine sewing 1989 1989 view
view Kenzo T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1990-12-31 1990-01-01 1990 (retailed) Suit of woman's jacket and skirt, mid-brown linen, Kenzo, 1990 Weight: 0.72 kg Jacket and skirt including hanger [Jacket] Length: 80 cm approximate [Skirt] Length: 59.5 cm approximate 39672 2014-08-29T22:01:59.000Z 2014-08-29T22:01:59.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 silk, linen linen, silk, machine sewn T.410:1-2000 t4102000 O46783 Skirt suit [Jacket] Jacket of mid-brown linen with round reverse collar and centre-front button opening.... Paris Reason For Production: Retail Ready to wear 2 skirt-suit-kenzo 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine sewing 1990 1990 view
view Christian Dior T&F Given by Jillian Ritblat 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 (made) Blouse, woman's, sleeveless, white linen, Dior, 1966 Length: 43 cm approximate 39758 2014-08-29T22:02:13.000Z 2014-08-29T22:02:13.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 linen linen, machine sewn T.362:3-2000 t36232000 O46926 Blouse Sleeveless white linen blouse with round stand collar and button centre-front opening. Paris Haute couture 2 blouse-christian-dior 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z machine sewn 1966 1966 view