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Carpet and Linoleum Manufacture

Carpeting made by the Crawick Mill Carpet Company

Period:
19th Century
Description:
Looms produced strips of carpeting 27 inches wide which were sewn together into carpets. This example is a superior type known as Imperial carpeting, woven with a triple thickness to give greater durability.
Place of Production:
Sanquhar
Materials/Media:
wool
Dimensions:
length 3370mm, width 885mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Accession number:
SQRTM:0207.3
Digital Number:
SQTX034a, SQTX034b
Creation Date:
1830s
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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