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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 Tyco Preschool Toys Inc MoC Given by Storm Communications Ltd 1997-12-31 1997-01-01 1997 (manufactured) Nylon plush Tickle Me Elmo soft toy in printed card box made in China for Tyco Preschool Toys Inc... [Soft toy] Height: 42 cm [Box] Height: 40.7 cm, Length: 20.7 cm, Depth: 12.5 cm [Tag] Diameter: 9 cm Top Christmas Toys Past and Present (Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood 29/11/1997-08/01/1998) Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery The object was given to theMuseum specifically for inclusion in the Exhibition, Top Christmas... 227 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:58.000Z 36.894451 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 9 104.165649 [Soft toy] DISCARD BY ADULT / PULL OUT FOR / NORMAL PLAY MODE [Soft toy] TYCO® / ©Jim Henson... plastic, card, nylon plush, polyester [Soft toy] Sewn and stuffed nylon plush [Box] Colour printed card B.8:1-2001 b82001 O62296 Soft toy 1 [Soft toy] A soft toy figure of simple design with an outer covering of red nylon plush. The arms... China Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced 2 MOC tickle-me-elmo-soft-toy-tyco-preschool-toys 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printing, folding, sewing, stuffing Tickle Me Elmo 1997 1997 view
view 2006at3679 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Alfred Percival Maudslay 1890-12-31 1875-01-01 1875-1890 (made) Woven cotton; Guatemala; 1875-1890. Length: 23 in, Width: 44 in A Glimpse of Guatemala: The Maudslay Collection of 19th century Guatemalan Textiles (Victoria & Albert Museum 17/02/1996-18/08/1996) Registered File no. 2743/1931. 429 Huipil, made from two pieces joined together with red cotton and floss silk, which was originally... 2014-08-29T19:20:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:14.000Z 14.67843 In Storage -91.015541 silk thread, cotton (textile) Warp-faced plain weave cotton; red dyed cotton T.23-1931 t231931 O11106 Huipil 1931 description: Blouse woven in cotton on a cotton warp. The pattern consists of wide and... Patzun 2006AT3679 This huipil is typical for its village and similar pieces are illustrated in J Wood's 'Indian... This huipil (blouse) is made from two pieces of fabric joined together with red cotton and floss... 3 huipil-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing, embroidered 1890 1875 view
view Roussel, J. T&F Given by Patricia Wilson 1948-12-31 1948-01-01 1948 (made) Corset, pink elasticated cotton, J. Roussel, France, 1948 Circumference: 65 cm waist, Length: 19 cm The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) Fashion, room 40 548 Corset J. Roussel Paris 1948 J. Roussel had branches on the Boulevard Hausmann in Paris, and... 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 46.712448 Fashion, room 40, case CA12 1.71832 '[illegible] / J. Roussel of Paris' cotton Elasticated cotton, hook and eye closure T.110-2001 t1102001 O68370 Corset 1 Pink elasticated cotton waist corset with 7 hook and eye closures. France The 'waspie' was a belt-girdle designed to cinch the waist and create an exaggerated hour-glass... 2 VA corset-roussel-j 2014-08-05T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing 1948 1948 view
view Jacques Fath T&F Given by Lady Alexandra Trevor-Roper 1949-12-31 1949-01-01 1949 (made) Day dress in silk twill lined with silk and chiffon, designed by Jacques Fath, Paris, 1949 Circumference: 62 cm waist The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) This dress is typical of the draping and pleating characteristic of Jacques Fath's work. Fath... 1343 LADY ALEXANDRA: A COUTURE CLIENT [case panel] Lady Alexandra Howard-Johnston (later Lady Dacre)... 2014-08-29T19:24:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:36.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 'Jacques Fath Paris' [with emblem above] metal, silk, chiffon Silk twill lined with silk and chiffon and metal zips T.176-1974 t1761974 O120381 Dress Day dress, in navy blue and white spotted silk twill. It is in a cross over style, with a shawl... Paris Haute couture 2 dress-jacques-fath 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing 1949 1949 view
view Unknown T&P Given by the British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) Rod puppet of Prince Wirata's horse from <i>The Fairytale of Beautiful Parysada.</i> Polish. From... Height: 48 cm withers to hoof, Length: 56 cm nose to rump This puppet and S.451-2001 were used in a 1958 production, The Fairytale of Beautiful Parysada,... 1605 2014-08-29T19:25:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:48.000Z 51.922508 In Storage 19.136471 metal, wood, paint, papier-mâché, damask Papier maché, wood, damask, paint and metal S.452-2001 s4522001 O103293 Puppet Rod puppet of Prince Wirata's horse, with a painted off-white papier maché body and black painted... Poland 2 prince-wiratas-horse-puppet-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z painting, glueing, sewing Prince Wirata's horse 1958 1958 view
view Whanslaw, H.W. T&P Given by the British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild 1950-12-31 1900-01-01 first half 20th century (made) Marionette of Cactus the camel, made by H.W. Whanslaw. English, first half of 20th century Height: 39 cm back to hoof, Length: 35 cm nose to tail 1621 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:53.000Z In Storage wood, braid, paint, felt, fur fabric, cotton thread, string (fiber product) Carved wood, paint, fur fabric, felt, braid and string S.453-2001 s4532001 O103294 Puppet Marionette of Cactus the camel, covered in beige fur fabric over a carved wood face, legs and... 2 puppet-whanslaw-hw 2013-12-31T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting, sewing 1950 1900 view
view Unknown MoC 1969-12-31 1950-01-01 1950s-1960s (manufactured) Golden teddy bear, made in Hungary in the 1950s/60s Length: 57.5 cm 1737 2014-08-29T19:26:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:25.000Z 47.16116 In Storage 19.504959 fur fabric, excelsior Wood wool covered in sewn fur fabric B.12-2006 b122006 O137869 Teddy bear Golden bear with jointed head, shoulders and hips. Pads have been sewn on to all 4 paws and black... Hungary Teddy bears from Eastern Europe tend to have a different look to those from the West. Their... 2 teddy-bear-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z sewing 1969 1950 view
view 2006aa5002 jpg s Gebruder Bing MoC Given by Patricia Shand 1913-12-31 1908-01-01 1908-1913 (manufactured) Teddy bear, golden mohair plush stuffed with wood wool, probably manufactured by Gebrüder Bing,... Height: 13 in Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery Mrs. Patricia Shand from Zimbabwe was given the bear when she was three years old. She connects... 11808 2014-08-29T20:03:14.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:14.000Z 51.090839 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 14 10.45424 cotton, mohair, wood wool Golden mohair plush fur stitched together and stuffed with wood wool (excelsior). Replacement pads are sewn-on pieces of cotton B.10-1998 b101998 O9062 Teddy bear 1 A teddy bear of golden mohair plush stuffed with wood wool. The bear is jointed with card discs.... Germany 2006AA5002 There is no actual mark or label on the bear to indicate definite attribution. Reason For... Mass produced 3 MOC teddy-bear-gebruder-bing 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z stitching, sewing, stuffing 1913 1908 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 2006at3680 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Alfred Percival Maudslay 1890-12-31 1875-01-01 1875-1890 (made) Woven cotton; Guatemala; 1875-1890 Length: 199 cm of longest panel, Width: 72.4 cm of longest panel, Length: 198 cm of shortest panel, Width: 67.3 cm of shortest panel, Width: 140 cm overall A Glimpse of Guatemala: The Maudslay Bequest of 19th century Guatemalan Textiles (Victoria & Albert Museum 17/02/1996-18/08/1996) Registered File no. 2743/1931. 12897 TZUTE, made from two pieces of unequal size. This may be a woman's tzute, used for carrying... 2014-08-29T20:07:58.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:58.000Z 15.77625 In Storage -90.232307 cotton (textile), cotton fibre Warp-faced plain weave cotton, undyed Gossypium Mexicanum, and red dyed cotton T.22-1931 t221931 O10482 Tzute Woman's tzute made from two unequal panels joined with an overcasting stitch worked in cotton. ... Guatemala 2006AT3680 Krystyna Deuss of the Guatemalan Indian Centre in London suggested (personal communication July... Tzutes are used for many purposes: if two corners are tied together in front of the body the rest... 3 tzute-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing 1890 1875 view
view 2009cr3436 jpg s Unknown Layla S Diba 'Clothing in the Safavid and Qajar Periods' in Volume V (Carpets-Coffee) of... T&F Given anonymously 1899-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1899 (made) Woollen dress fabric taken from a coat, Iran, 1860-1899. Length: 58 cm maximum, Length: 45.5 cm minimum, Width: 55.5 cm Registered File number 1994/1650. 13142 2014-08-29T20:09:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:09:10.000Z 32.42065 In Storage 53.682362 wool yarn Tapestry woven wool, twill tapestry T.698-1994 t6981994 O10833 Dress fabric Tapestry woven wool, twill tapestry, Made from several pieces, at least six. Black ground with a... Iran 2009CR3436 The magenta and purple threads indicate a date after 1860. 3 dress-fabric-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z sewing, tapestry 1899 1860 view
view unknown For similar examples, see: Schmuck aus dem Jemen: der Katalog erscheint anläßlich der Ausstellung... MES 1884-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1884 (made) Crescent of stuffed red cloth with silver conical beads attached, Yemen, 1850-1884. Width: 22 cm overall Bought from the collection of Gaston de St Maurice (1831-1905) in 1884. 13585 2014-08-29T20:11:15.000Z 2014-08-29T20:11:15.000Z 15.7967 In Storage 47.83675 wool, Silver Red wool stuffed with cream material and decorated with silver filigree 956-1884 9561884 O79844 Necklace A padded tube of loosely woven red wool cloth, stuffed with cream coloured material to make it... Yemen Choker necklaces, made from numerous identical elements sewn to cloth or strung together on cord,... 3 necklace-necklace-unknown 2014-05-16T00:00:00.000Z filigree, sewing, Woven Necklace 1884 1850 view
view Berman, M T&P Given by the British Theatre Museum Association 1958-12-31 1958-01-01 1958 (made) Costume worn by Vivien Leigh as Paola in the play <i>Duel of Angels</i>, Apollo Theatre, London,... Height: 200 cm, Width: 150 cm, Depth: 150 cm Theatre and Performance (Victoria and Albert Museum, Galleries 103 -106 01/01/2009-31/12/2009) Showbusiness (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1983-31/12/1983) Objects (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1978-31/12/1978) British Theatre Museum exhibition (Leighton House 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) As Worn By.... (Guildhall, Salisbury 01/01/1975-31/12/1975) Costume Exhibition (British Theatre Museum 01/01/1967-31/12/1967) Theatre & Performance, room 105 Christian Dior designed the costumes for the original Paris production of Jean Giraudoux's play... 14500 Costume for Paola in Duel of Angels 1958 Christian Dior designed this elegant costume for... 2014-08-29T20:14:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:14:34.000Z Theatre & Performance, room 105, case 10 lace, straw, wool (textile), silk (textile), net (textile) [Theatre costume] Wool and mohair with lace trim and silk bands edging lower edge and back [Theatre costume] Wool and silk S.1443&A to B-1984 s14431984 O11215 Theatre costume 1 [Theatre costume] Fully fitted front fastening jacket of carmine wool and mohair. The jacket... London The role of Paola in Duel of Angels was created by the noted French actress Edwige Feuillère, for... 2 VA theatre-costume-berman-m 2013-11-06T00:00:00.000Z sewing 1958 1958 view
view Ty Inc MoC Given by Halina Pasierbska. 1999-12-31 1996-01-01 1996-1999 Length: 20 cm maximum Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery 14799 2014-08-29T20:15:46.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:46.000Z 36.894451 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 3 104.165649 'The / Beanie Babies / Collection® / ty / Wrinkles™ / HANDMADE IN CHINA / © 1996 Ty Inc., /... plastic, nylon plush, pellet Polyester plush sewn together and stuffed with P E pellets. Plastic locked in eyes and nose. B.116-1999 b1161999 O11553 Beanie baby soft toy dog 1 Soft toy bean bag in the shape of a supine bulldog, light brown in colour with a white underside,... China Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced 2 MOC wrinkles-beanie-baby-soft-ty-inc 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z sewing, stuffing Wrinkles 1999 1996 view
view Ty Inc MoC Given by Caroline Goodfellow 1998-12-31 1997-01-01 1997-1998 Length: 24 cm excluding tongue 14801 2014-08-29T20:15:46.000Z 2014-08-29T20:15:46.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 'The / Beanie Babies / Collection® / ty / Rainbow™ / HANDMADE IN CHINA / © 1997 Ty Inc. /... plastic, nylon plush, pellet Polyester plush sewn together and stuffed with P E pellets. Plastic locked in eyes. B.183-1999 b1831999 O11554 Beanie baby soft toy chameleon Soft toy bean bag in the shape of a crouching chameleon with a curled tail. It is multicoloured... China Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced 2 rainbow-beanie-baby-soft-ty-inc 2013-10-30T00:00:00.000Z sewing, stuffing Rainbow 1998 1997 view
view 2006al8116 jpg s Unknown Illustrated in 'Ottoman Embroidery' by Marianne Ellis and Jennifer Wearden (V&A Publication,... T&F Given by Mr A. Skene 1699-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1699 (made) Hanging of embroidered linen with silks, Turkey, 1600-1699 Length: 141 cm, Width: 85 cm, Width: 35 in, Length: 55.5 in 15772 2014-08-29T20:20:20.000Z 2014-08-29T20:20:20.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 Curtain. ?Chios. Bought from the old ? Fool. Athens. Price 30 dr. 1905 [not clear] linen, silk thread Embroidered linen with silks T.150-1966 t1501966 O11626 Hanging Hanging of embroidered linen with silks in surface darning on the diagonal and a running stitch... Turkey 2006AL8116 Some pieces of Ottoman embroidery made between 1500 and the 1720s have survived. They are whole... 3 hanging-unknown 2013-12-05T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing, embroidering 1699 1600 view
view 2006at3675 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Alfred Percival Maudslay 1890-12-31 1875-01-01 1875-1890 (made) Woven cotton; Guatemala; 1875-1890 Length: 146 cm maximum, Length: 132 cm minimum, Width: 125 cm A Glimpse of Guatemala: The Maudslay Bequest of 19th century Guatemalan Textiles (Victoria & Albert Museum 10/02/1996-18/08/1996) Registered File no. 2743/1931. 15803 TZUTE, made from two pieces joined with white and blue cotton. Paired threads of Z-spun, unplied... 2014-08-29T20:20:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:20:25.000Z 15.77625 In Storage -90.232307 cotton (textile) Warp-faced plain weave cotton; brown cotton is undyed Gossypium Mexicanum, blue cotton is dyed with indigo, and red cotton is dyed with Alizarin T.24-1931 t241931 O11661 Tzute This tzute is very similiar to T.27-1931 and is probably from the same village. It is made from... Guatemala 2006AT3675 Dr Rosario de Polanco, Directora Technica of the Museo Ixchel de Traje Indigena, Guatemala City... Tzutes are used for many purposes: if two corners are tied in front of the body, the rest of the... 3 tzute-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing 1890 1875 view
view 2006at3674 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Alfred Percival Maudslay 1890-12-31 1875-01-01 1875-1890 (made) Woven cotton; Guatemala; 1875-1890 Length: 60 cm of garment, Width: 137 cm of garment, Length: 44 in left hand panel, Width: 28 in left hand panel, Length: 45 in right hand panel, Width: 27 in right hand panel A Glimpse of Guatemala: The Maudslay Bequest of 19th century Guatemalan Textiles (Victoria & Albert Museum 10/02/1996-18/08/1996) Registered File no. 2743/1931. 15805 HUIPIL,made from two pieces joined. The brown cotton is the undyed Gossypium Mexicanum, which... 2014-08-29T20:20:26.000Z 2014-08-29T20:20:26.000Z 15.77625 In Storage -90.232307 cotton (textile) Warp-faced plain weave cotton, woven on a backstrap loom; brown cotton is undyed Gossypium Mexicanum, and red cotton is dyed with Alizarin T.25-1931 t251931 O11663 Huipil Cotton huipil made from two panels folded over the shoulders and joined together down the centre... Guatemala 2006AT3674 This huipil could come from the Tecpan area where natural brown huipils are common. Krystyna... this is a huipil (blouse) made from two pieces joined down the centre front and back. There is... 3 huipil-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing, embroidering 1890 1875 view
view T&F 1890-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1890 (made) Length: 77 cm, Width: 56 cm 15806 2014-08-29T20:20:26.000Z 2014-08-29T20:20:26.000Z 15.77625 In Storage -90.232307 silk, linen Plain weave linen T.262-1928 t2621928 O11664 Cover A cover of white linen embroidered with blue floss silk in double running and satin stitch. The... Guatemala As both linen and silk would have been imported into Guatemala, it is just possible this... 3 cover 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, sewing, embroidering 1890 1850 view