Sample

19th century (made) 1800s (made)

Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd.

Length: 29 in, Width: 21 in, Weight: 1.14 kg

T.5-1954 T&F

Woven carpet sample of worsted yarn, made by Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd., Great Britain, 19th century

Woven carpet sample of worsted yarn of 64 skein tied knots to the square inch. With vegetable dyes. The sample mainly shows the border and has a rich swag of flowers bound with a ribband and streamers on a cream-white ground. The ribband is pink and red and the swag contains a variety of colours. The edge of the field is shown and the pattern is made up of double interlocking octagons each containing a central rosette in buffs on a brown ground.

Given by Wilton Royal Carpet Factory Ltd.

Location: In Storage

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