Swatch book Place of origin: Lyon, France (made) Date: ca. 1763-1764 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk, taffeta, linen, brocaded, leather bound, paper and ink, sealing wax Credit Line: Acquired with the help of Marks and Spencer Ltd and the Worshipful Company of Weavers Museum number: T.373-1972

The design on the left, in two shades of green, depicts foliage and berries like unripe wild cherry. This design is dated February 1st 1711/...

Swatch book Place of origin: Lyon, France (made) Date: ca. 1763-1764 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk, taffeta, linen, brocaded, leather bound, paper and ink, sealing wax Credit Line: Acquired with the help of Marks and Spencer Ltd and the Worshipful Company of Weavers Museum number: T.373-1972

Silk Swatch book from Lyons, France 1763-64-V Search the Collections This swatch book shows a variety of silks including plaids and small checks (ummmm I own some of the small pink check at bottom :) Happy dance!)

Swatch book Place of origin: Lyon, France (made) Date: ca. 1763-1764 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk, taffeta, linen, brocaded, leather bound, paper and ink, sealing wax Credit Line: Acquired with the help of Marks and Spencer Ltd and the Worshipful Company of Weavers Museum number: T.373-1972

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