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Shetland Textiles: 800 BC to the Present [Rare]

£295.00

Product description

Large format softcover with flaps. Published by Shetland Amenity Trust, 2013.

'Shetland Textiles: 800 BC to the Present' traces the history of textiles in Shetland through fabrics and garments together with the fibres and tools used to craft them, and the people who made and wore them. It brings together in-depth research with personal memories of local people, illustrated by stunning images.

This beautiful and informative sourcebook will inspire, educate and inform researchers, designers and anyone who is interested in how a tiny archipelago in the North Sea came to be world-renowned for its textiles.

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The price reflects the rarity of this book, which will be sent by courier.

Item details

Author(s):
Laurenson, Sarah (ed)
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
24 cm x 30 cm, 9.5 in x 12 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780957203136
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Shetland Amenity Trust
Title:
Shetland Textiles: 800 BC to the Present

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About this item

Large format softcover with flaps. Published by Shetland Amenity Trust, 2013.

'Shetland Textiles: 800 BC to the Present' traces the history of textiles in Shetland through fabrics and garments together with the fibres and tools used to craft them, and the people who made and wore them. It brings together in-depth research with personal memories of local people, illustrated by stunning images.

This beautiful and informative sourcebook will inspire, educate and inform researchers, designers and anyone who is interested in how a tiny archipelago in the North Sea came to be world-renowned for its textiles.

Like new.

The price reflects the rarity of this book, which will be sent by courier.

Author(s):
Laurenson, Sarah (ed)
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
24 cm x 30 cm, 9.5 in x 12 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780957203136
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Shetland Amenity Trust
Title:
Shetland Textiles: 800 BC to the Present

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