Woven fabrics were used as wall hangings, curtain and upholstery fabric or for ecclesiastical purposes. Some of the best selling fabrics were sold in various materials. 'Golden Bough', in silk and linen, was priced at £1.7.6.

  • Purchased from Morris & Co through Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1940
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


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Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
The Golden Bough (front, ink)/ Damask (front, pencil) // The Golden Bough/ 22/ Morris & Co/ Merton Works/ Surrey (verso, ink)
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Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
Textiles by William Morris and Morris & Co
Emmeline Leary, Mr Oliver Fairclough 1981 Thames and Hudson, London WII, p. 94

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