Patterns for weaving, probably on a draw-loom, and apparently for linen or damask, set out in a notebook. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.2557

Dates

  • 18th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 35 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1939, by Henry G Farmer, Mus. Doc., Bearsden.

  • Arrangement

    69 pages.

  • Scope and Contents

    Most of the patterns are named, for example, "Nebuchadnezzar's Dream in 16 leaves", "The Hare's Foot in 16 leaves", and from the names of several of them, such as "Gartshore's", "Pagan's", "Dunlop's", they would appear to be Scottish.

Components