Study Mornings at the Warner Textile Archive
To reserve your place on one of our study mornings please contact us on 01376 316780.
Royal Collection Study Day
Date: Friday 8th November
Time: 10am – 1pm
Leader: Paul Beard, Archivist at the Warner Textile Archive
Cost: £18 including light refreshments
Warner & Sons relationship for providing high quality textiles for the Royal Household has been long documented. Holders of the Royal Warrant, Warner & Sons produced fabrics for coronations, furnishings and other ceremonial events. Join us on this study for a detailed examination of the design and social history of Warner & Sons and their close relationship with the British Royal Family. The day will include talks on the royal textiles, the social history of
Warner & Sons and the Royal Family and a chance to visit the archive store where you will be shown a selection of the royal fabrics.
All talks take place at:
Warner Textile Archive, Silks Way, Braintree CM7 3GB
Archive doors open 15 minutes ahead of the talk’s start time.
Free parking is available adjacent to the Archive for a limited number of vehicles. Alternatively, we are a five minute walk from Braintree Town railway station and Braintree Bus Park.
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