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view 2007br3632 jpg s Unknown Wardle, Patricia, <i>Guide to English Embroidery</i> (London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1970)... T&F Given by Mrs E A Hunt of Wrotham, Kent, on behalf of the West Kent Federation of Women's Institute 1900-12-31 1851-01-01 1851-1900 (made) Height: 214 cm, Width: 240 cm Quilts 1700-2010 (Victoria & Albert Museum 20/03/2010-04/07/2010) On either side of the central panel are appliquéd silhouettes of <i>The Greek Slave</i> (1844).... Given by Mrs E A Hunt of Wrotham, Kent, on behalf of the West Kent Federation of Women's... 130 Coverlet with The Greek Slave Britain About 1851 The two silhouettes to the left and right of... 2014-08-29T19:18:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:09.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton Applique T.86-1957 t861957 O125297 Bed cover An appliqué coverlet of printed cotton silhouettes on a cotton ground, including both animate and... England 2007BR3632 Unique For this applique coverlet, the maker has cut out and stitched shaped pieces of fabric onto a... 3 bed-cover-unknown 2014-08-26T00:00:00.000Z applique 1900 1851 view
view 2009by5301 jpg s Lock & Whitfield T&P Bequeathed by Guy Little 1921-12-31 1851-01-01 ca. 1856-1921 (photographed) Photograph of Marie Wilton, fl. 1856-1921, Guy Little Collection. Height: 8.2 cm, Width: 5.1 cm This is one of the outstanding collection of 19th century photographs owned by Guy Little... 283 2014-08-29T19:19:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:25.000Z In Storage 'Marie Wilton / (Lady Bancroft) / Lock & Whitfield' [] S.142:152-2007 s1421522007 O181522 Photograph Sepia photograph of Marie Wilton. 2009BY5301 Photograph of Marie Wilton. Photography was a novel and exciting development in Victorian days.... 3 guy-little-theatrical-photograph-photograph-lock-whitfield 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Guy Little Theatrical Photograph 1921 1851 view
view Houfe, Simon 'The Dictionary of British Book Illustrators and Caricaturists'. Woodbridge,... PDP Purchased with the Assistance of the Friends of the National Libraries 1879-12-31 1851-01-01 1851-1879 Photograph of a coat of arms carved in wood by George Alfred Rogers. Height: 11 cm, Width: 8.5 cm Clive Wainwright wrote of the WH Rogers Archive and specifically about this photograph that 'also... 402 2014-08-29T19:20:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:05.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 190 'The arms of Colm- [illegible inscription] Roberts / carved by G AR' 'OMNIA VINCIT AMOR' Love... albumen Albumen photographic print on thin photographic paper. E.684-1998 e6841998 O49523 Design Small rectangular photograph of coat of arms carved in wood. The photograph is in sepia and has... 3 the-arms-of-illegible-inscription-design 2013-12-31T00:00:00.000Z albumen process The ^arms of [illegible inscription] Roberts carved by G AR 1879 1851 view
view 2006al8240 jpg s Smith, George <i>Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860</i>, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert... PDP Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Oil painting entitled 'Spring Flowers' or 'Children Gathering Wild Flowers' by George Smith. ... Height: 45.7 cm, Width: 55.9 cm, Depth: 9.5 cm, Height: 64 cm framed, Width: 74.7 cm framed British Galleries, room 122h Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857. By George Smith (born in London, 1829, died there in... 508 British Galleries: George Smith was a popular painter who often exhibited at the Royal Academy.... 2014-08-29T19:20:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:38.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 122h, case WS -2.23218 'G. Smith/1851' oil paint, panel oil on panel FA.187[O] fa187o O77070 Oil painting 1 Oil on panel depicting three children gathering wild flowers Britain 2006AL8240 dated 1851 Object Type Oil paintings with sentimental scenes of children in the countryside became popular... 3 VA spring-flowers-children-gathering-wild-oil-painting-smith-george 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z oil painting Spring Flowers; Children Gathering Wild Flowers 1851 1851 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 Houfe, Simon 'The Dictionary of British Book Illustrators and Caricaturists'. Woodbridge,... PDP Purchased with the Assistance of the Friends of the National Libraries 1879-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 - 1879 Photograph of an interlacing woodwork panel carved by George Alfred Rogers. Height: 9.5 cm, Width: 3.4 cm Clive Wainwright wrote of the WH Rogers Archive and specifically about this photograph that 'also... 1269 2014-08-29T19:24:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:13.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 190 ''Interlacing work in mahogany for Mr Bessemer' albumen Albumen photographic print on thin photographic paper. E.683-1998 e6831998 O49517 Design Small and narrow, rectangular photograph of carved woodwork panel. The photograph is in sepia... 3 interlacing-work-in-mahogany-for-design 2013-12-31T00:00:00.000Z albumen process Interlacing work in mahogany for Mr Bessemer 1879 1851 view
view Houfe, Simon 'The Dictionary of British Book Illustrators and Caricaturists'. Woodbridge,... PDP Purchased with the Assistance of the Friends of the National Libraries 1879-12-31 1851-01-01 1851- 1879 (Photographed) Photograph of George Alfred Rogers's studio Height: 6.7 cm, Width: 9.7 cm Clive Wainwright wrote of the WH Rogers Archive and specifically about this photograph that 'also... 1274 2014-08-29T19:24:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:14.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case I, shelf 190 'a view in my studio / GAR' albumen Albumen photographic print on thin photographic paper. E.681-1998 e6811998 O49501 Design Small rectangular photograph in sepia. The photograph has no mount or border. 3 a-view-in-my-studio-design 2013-12-31T00:00:00.000Z albumen process A view in my studio GAR 1879 1851 view
view 2006am7992 jpg s Jennens & Bettridge Jones, Yvonne, <i>Japanned Papier-Mâché and Tinware c. 1740-1940</i>. Woodbridge, Antique... FWK Given by Messrs Jennens & Bettridge 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Height: 15.5 cm, Width: 23 cm, Depth: 22 cm Shanghai Expo, World Expo Museum, Shanghai British Galleries, room 125c Shown at the Great Exhibition 1851 and purchased directly from the exhibition 1334 British Galleries: The lobed shape and coloured floral decoration with bands of repeating pattern... 2014-08-29T19:24:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:34.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 125c, case 1 -1.9086 Impressed 'Jennens & Bettridge, Makers to the Queen' with a crown above Painted papier-mâché 37:1, 2-1852 371852 O48608 Tea caddy 1 A tea caddy of papier-mâché, of octagonal form, with the smaller sides concave, the whole rounded... Birmingham 2006AM7992 Object Type Tea caddies were used to store loose tea leaves. They were placed on the tea table... 3 VA tea-caddy-jennens-bettridge 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z , 1851 1851 view
view 2006am8127 jpg s Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore MET 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Chalice shown at the Great Exhibition of 1851, designed by A.W.N. Pugin and made by Hardman &... Height: 26 cm, Diameter: 18.5 cm base, Diameter: 12.8 cm cup A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) British Galleries, room 122e Designed by A.W.N. Pugin (born in London, 1812, died in Ramsgate, Kent, 1852); made by Hardman &... 6024 British Galleries: Large international exhibitions gave ecclesiastical designers and... 2014-08-29T19:38:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:23.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 122e, case 8 -1.9086 The translated inscription reads 'I will take this chalice of salvation and will call upon the... Silver, parcel gilt, with champlevé enamels and garnets 1327-1851 13271851 O77395 Chalice 1 Birmingham 2006AM8127 Object Type A chalice is a cup used to contain wine at the most important act of worship of the... 3 VA chalice-pugin-augustus-welby 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006am0288 jpg s Pope & Plante T&F 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Height: 63 cm, Width: 20 cm British Galleries, room 122f 8814 British Galleries: STOCKINGS KNITTED FOR THE GREAT EXHIBITION The exhibiting hosiery companies... 2014-08-29T19:48:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:03.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 122f, case 2 -0.12714 Knitted in the stocking: 'POPE & PLANTE/ 1851/ LET US LOVE/ AS BRETHREN' Machine-knitted in ecru elasticated cotton AP.421:2 ap4212 O77823 Stocking 1 London 2006AM0288 Object Type This stocking was almost certainly a special product for the Great Exhibition. An... 3 VA stocking-pope-plante 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006am7679 jpg s Unknown CER Given by Miss M. Lea 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Souvenir cup and saucer Height: 8.2 cm, Width: 12.7 cm including handle British Galleries, room 122f Commissioned by the retailer James Green, London 9017 British Galleries: This cup and saucer were intended as cabinet pieces rather than for use.... 2014-08-29T19:48:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:58.000Z British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 Porcelain, printed CIRC.232&A-1953 circ2321953 O78033 Souvenir cup and saucer 1 2006AM7679 Object Type These English bone china pieces were made for display, one bearing an interior and... 3 VA souvenir-cup-and-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006al8241 jpg s Forrester, Alfred Henry CER 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) The Nelson Jug Height: 38.8 cm, Width: 20 cm maximum, Diameter: 14.3 cm British Galleries, room 122f Designed by Alfred Henry Forrester (born in London, 1904, died there in 1872) under the pseudonym... 9069 British Galleries: The decoration of this jug combines a figure of the ancient Greek god of the... 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:10.000Z 53.054249 British Galleries, room 122f, case 4 -2.1842 Marked 'Alfred Crowquill fecit. Saml Alcock & Co. March 15, 1851' Parian porcelain CIRC.645-1962 circ6451962 O78089 Jug 1 Burslem 2006AL8241 Object Type Relief-moulded jugs were produced from about 1820, and popular designs included... 3 VA the-nelson-jug-jug-forrester-alfred-henry 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z The Nelson Jug 1851 1851 view
view 2006am5836 jpg s Mayer, T. J. & J. Chen, xie jun. <u>World Exposition Museum</u>. Shanghai: Shanghai wen yi chu ban she, 2010 ISBN... CER Given by Mrs Eric Hervey 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Earthenware, transfer-printed with a view of the Crystal Palace, built to house the Great... Height: 2.5 cm, Diameter: 13 cm Shanghai Expo (World Expo Museum, Shanghai 01/05/2010-15/11/2010) British Galleries, room 122f Such pots were usually made for meat or fish pastes Made by T.J. & J. Mayer, Dale Hall Pottery, Burslem, Staffordshire for Crosse & Blackwell who... 9073 British Galleries: These pot lids were an early form of commemorative packaging, often used for... 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 53.054249 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -2.1842 'THE GRAND INTERNATIONAL BUILDING OF 1851. For the Exhibition of Art and Industry of All... earthenware Earthenware, transfer-printed CIRC.788-1969 circ7881969 O78093 Pot lid 1 Earthenware pot lid, no pot, transfer-printed with a view of the Crystal Palace built to house... Burslem 2006AM5836 Object Type This Great Exhibition souvenir was a lid made by T.J. & J. Mayer for Crosse &... 3 VA pot-lid-mayer-t-j 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006am7971 jpg s Mayer, T. J. & J. CER Given by Mrs Eric Hervey 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Earthenware, transfer-printed with a view of the interior of the Crystal Palace which housed the... Height: 2.5 cm, Diameter: 13 cm British Galleries, room 122f Such lids were for pots often designed to contain meat or fish pastes Made by T.J. & J.Mayer, Dale Hall Pottery, Burslem, Staffordshire. From a group of Crystal Palace... 9074 British Galleries: These pot lids were an early form of commemorative packaging, often used for... 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 53.054249 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -2.1842 'THE INTERIOR OF THE GRAND INTERNATIONAL BUILDING OF 1851. For the Exhibition of Art and Industry... earthenware Earthenware, transfer-printed CIRC.789-1969 circ7891969 O78094 Pot lid 1 Earthenware pot lid transfer-printed with an interior view of the Crystal Palace, with... Burslem 2006AM7971 Object Type This Great Exhibition souvenir was a lid made by T.J. & J. Mayer for Crosse &... 3 VA pot-lid-mayer-t-j 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006am5907 jpg s Wyld, James PDP Given by Mrs Eric Hervey 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Visitor's guide and map of London and the Great Exhibition Height: 90 cm, Width: 120 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D Published by James Wyld, London. From a group of Crystal Palace memorabilia which belonged to... 9075 British Galleries: Thousands of people travelled long distances to visit the Great Exhibition,... 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:12.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case FF, shelf 13 -0.12714 Ink on paper, and cloth-covered boards with stamped lettering CIRC.799-1969 circ7991969 O78095 Map 1 London 2006AM5907 Object Type 'Wyld's Map of London and Visitor's Guide to the Great Exhibition, 1851' is a folding... 3 VA map-wyld-james 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006al7887 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs Eric Hervey 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Commemorative teaspoon Length: 9.2 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1 cm British Galleries, room 122f Made in England. One from a set of three. Souvenir of Great Exhibition, 1851. From a group of... 9078 British Galleries: Spoons were traditionally used as commemorative gifts. Such mementoes of the... 2014-08-29T19:49:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:13.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -1.97685 Brass, stamped CIRC.808-1969 circ8081969 O78098 Commemorative teaspoon 1 England 2006AL7887 Object Type Spoons are a traditional souvenir. They have been made to commemorate events such as... 3 VA commemorative-teaspoon-unknown 2014-08-18T00:00:00.000Z 1851 1851 view
view 2006am6418 jpg s Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore Alexandra Wedgwood, <u> A.W.N. Pugin and the Pugin Family </u>, London; V&A, 1985, p. 225. PDP 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Design for Wallpaper Height: 62.2 cm, Width: 53.4 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E Designed by A. W. N. Pugin (born in London, 1812, died in Ramsgate, Kent, 1852) 9096 British Galleries: A.W.N. Pugin had the wonderful ability to give life to heraldic motifs. To see... 2014-08-29T19:49:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:19.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case DD, shelf 27 pencil, wash Pencil with blue, red, brown, yellow, green and pink washes on paper. D.733-1908 d7331908 O78119 Design 1 Full-size design for wallpaper incorporating the badges of Richard II with a white hart ducally... 2006AM6418 Object Type A. W. N. Pugin created this design for a wallpaper for the Palace of Westminster but... 3 VA wallpaper-design-for-houses-of-design-pugin-augustus-welby 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Wallpaper design for Houses of Parliament 1851 1851 view
view 2006am5891 jpg s Moody, Charles <u>Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of... PDP 1851-12-31 1851-01-01 1851 (made) Bailey Rawlins. Expanding view of the Great Exhibition, printed and published by Charles Moody,... Height: 16.3 cm in cover, Width: 18.5 cm in cover, Depth: 60.5 cm expanded British Galleries, room 122f Transferred from the Library in 1936 9238 British Galleries: A number of toys and games were developed in response to the Great Exhibition.... 2014-08-29T19:49:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:59.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -0.12714 paper, watercolour, lithographic ink Colour lithography with watercolour E.971-1936 e9711936 O78263 Peep-show 1 A diorama consisting of colour lithographs with some watercolour mounted together and unfolded so... London 2006AM5891 Object Type When extended the seven views visually come together to create the illusion of a... 3 VA bailey-rawlins-expanding-view-of-peep-show-moody-charles 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z lithograph Bailey Rawlin's Expanding View of the Great Exhibition 1851 1851 view
view 2006am3545 jpg s Smith & Nicholson MET 1852-05-28 1851-05-29 1851-1852 (made) Silver, parcel gilt, London hallmarks for 1851-2, mark of Smith and Nicholson Height: 9 cm, Width: 10.3 cm with handle, Diameter: 7.5 cm British Galleries, room 122f Made by Smith & Nicholson, Lincoln Fields, London, Smith & Nicholson exhibited in Class XXIII... 9284 British Galleries: This mug, commemorating the Great Exhibition, was made by Smith & Nicholson to... 2014-08-29T19:50:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:12.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 122f, case 1 -0.12714 Mark of Smith & Nicholson, Duke Street, Lincoln's Inn. London hallmarks for 1851-2 Engraved... Silver, gold Silver, parcel-gilt and engraved M.143-1978 m1431978 O78449 Commemorative mug 1 Silver, cylindrical beaker with a slightly evetred lip, rounded lower edge resting on a stepped... London 2006AM3545 Object Type The mug is a form developed at the end of the 17th century and became very popular in... 3 VA commemorative-mug-smith-nicholson 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z raising, gilding, engraving 1852 1851 view
view 2006am2016 jpg s Unknown T&F Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 1855-12-31 1851-01-01 1851-1855 (made) Woven shawl, Paisley, Great Britain, 1851-1855. Length: 348 cm, Width: 160 cm British Galleries, room 125c Probably made in Paisley, Renfrewshire 9549 British Galleries: Shawls based on Indian designs were very fashionable in Britain by the 1850s.... 2014-08-29T19:51:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:30.000Z 55.853958 British Galleries, room 125c, case 2 -4.43393 Woven wool on a jacquard loom T.111-1977 t1111977 O78729 Shawl 1 Woven shawl with red and white centre. Paisley 2006AM2016 Object Type Shawls tended to be very large in the 1850s, mainly because they were worn over wide... 3 VA shawl-unknown 2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1851 view