Sample of block printed cotton cloth with a filling pattern of a yellow and red zigzag or 'leheria' design which imitates a traditional tie dye technique. Part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., late 19th century

Sample of block printed cotton cloth with a filling pattern of a yellow and red zigzag or 'leheria' design which imitates a traditional tie dye technique. Part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., late 19th century

Textile design painted on paper for a filling and border pattern which has yellow and black abstract shapes in the filling, an inner border of scalloped edged shapes and an outer border of cross motifs. From the '1867 Cylinder' pattern book, part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., 1867

Textile design painted on paper for a filling and border pattern which has yellow and black abstract shapes in the filling, an inner border of scalloped edged shapes and an outer border of cross motifs. From the '1867 Cylinder' pattern book, part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., 1867

Sample of cylinder printed cotton with design of undulating or zigzag lines in alternating colours of red, yellow and blue. Part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, c. late 19th century

Sample of cylinder printed cotton with design of undulating or zigzag lines in alternating colours of red, yellow and blue. Part of the Turkey Red Collection A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, c. late 19th century

Sample of cylinder printed cotton cloth showing women and parachutes on a spotted ground in 'two red' colouring, with a border of stylised parrots and lotus flowers. From 'Book 9', part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by United Turkey Red Co. Ltd, 1898 - 1915

Sample of cylinder printed cotton cloth showing women and parachutes on a spotted ground in 'two red' colouring, with a border of stylised parrots and lotus flowers. From 'Book 9', part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by United Turkey Red Co. Ltd, 1898 - 1915

Two textile designs painted onto paper and intended for printed cottons. The first design has stylised yellow leaves and berries on a red ground. The second design has yellow stylised peacock tail feathers and simplified flowers on a red ground. From a pattern book of filling designs painted on paper intended for Turkey red dyed and printed cottons. Part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., late 19th century

Two textile designs painted onto paper and intended for printed cottons. The first design has stylised yellow leaves and berries on a red ground. The second design has yellow stylised peacock tail feathers and simplified flowers on a red ground. From a pattern book of filling designs painted on paper intended for Turkey red dyed and printed cottons. Part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, by John Orr Ewing and Co., late 19th century

Textile sample of Turkey red dyed and printed cotton with a large hand block printed yellow and blue peacock on a red ground, with smaller peacocks making up the tail feathers. Surrounded by a floral and foliate border including a tree trunk at the left hand edge. Part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, c. mid 19th century - c. late 19th century

Textile sample of Turkey red dyed and printed cotton with a large hand block printed yellow and blue peacock on a red ground, with smaller peacocks making up the tail feathers. Surrounded by a floral and foliate border including a tree trunk at the left hand edge. Part of the Turkey Red Collection, A.1962.1266.1 - A.1962.1266.78, with subdivisions, totalling c. 40,000 items: Scottish, Dunbartonshire, c. mid 19th century - c. late 19th century

Sample of woven women's fashion fabric entitled Festival, double cloth twill fabric, woven in multiply wool slub yarns (face of sample) and polyester and worsted yarns (back of sample), in purple, grey, yellow, green, blue, orange, pink and brown, also known as wool tweed, part of a group of samples compiled by Bernat Klein for his own records: British, Galashiels, Bernat Klein, c. 1963 - 1967

Sample of woven women's fashion fabric entitled Festival, double cloth twill fabric, woven in multiply wool slub yarns (face of sample) and polyester and worsted yarns (back of sample), in purple, grey, yellow, green, blue, orange, pink and brown, also known as wool tweed, part of a group of samples compiled by Bernat Klein for his own records: British, Galashiels, Bernat Klein, c. 1963 - 1967

Sample of woven women's fashion fabric entitled Quince, double cloth twill fabric, woven in brushed space-dyed mohair and gimped wool yarns (face of sample) and polyester and wool yarns (back of sample, in grey, green, cream, orange and yellow, also known as mohair tweed, part of a group of samples compiled by Bernat Klein for his own records: British, Galashiels, Bernat Klein, 1962 - 1964

Sample of woven women's fashion fabric entitled Quince, double cloth twill fabric, woven in brushed space-dyed mohair and gimped wool yarns (face of sample) and polyester and wool yarns (back of sample, in grey, green, cream, orange and yellow, also known as mohair tweed, part of a group of samples compiled by Bernat Klein for his own records: British, Galashiels, Bernat Klein, 1962 - 1964

Dark blue linen bed-head cover embroidered with coloured cotton threads in different stitches showing women, and animals amidst flowers and plants: Scottish, Glasgow, by Rosemary Brownlee, 1938

Dark blue linen bed-head cover embroidered with coloured cotton threads in different stitches showing women, and animals amidst flowers and plants: Scottish, Glasgow, by Rosemary Brownlee, 1938

Linen bag with an inverted pear shape, embroidered in coloured silks with sprays of exotic flowers, and with a central vertical opening: English, early 18th century

Linen bag with an inverted pear shape, embroidered in coloured silks with sprays of exotic flowers, and with a central vertical opening: English, early 18th century

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