Burse Panel

Burse Panel

Catalog # T1-1940 Burse Panel http://m.vam.ac.uk/collections/item/O15365/panel-from-a-unknown/RegionTime periodStructure cut velvet with embroideryMeasurements 10 inches tall by 11 inches wideWarp (fibre and twist direction) 35 epi roughWeft (fibre and twist direction) Epi:Ppi:DesignGeneral notes the woman's wrap/cloak is embriodered to look like a herringbone weave. The weft has worn away more within the embroidered design. Where you can see the warp it is difficult to tell the difference betwee the natural coloured warp and the natural coloured fabric it is mounted on.