Linen proof cloth

Description:

A proof cloth for a linen damask napkin. Woven in unbleached and red linen yarn. Loom width 62cm. Unhemmed. The pattern is of a large central square in classical design, with border to match. A large (10cm x 14 cm ) paper label attached to one corner carries the proof cloth report, including the information that this sample was woven at the Lower Lodge works on 7th November 1923.