Comper Lily

Comper Lily

Comper Lily

c.1890 One of three designs now in the Watts? archives commissioned from Sir John Ninian Comper by M. Perkins & Sons, the well-known late 19th century weaver of church furnishings, Comper Lily is a majestic wool silk of twisting foliage and flowers, amongst which fly birds and mythical griffins, who grasp livestock in their talons. This medieval design is glorious woven in gold and black on a raspberry ground. Woven to order. Minimum order ? 10 metres
  • Colour Cardinal Butter Black
  • Code F0077-01
  • Width 124cm / 49"
  • Repeat 106cm / 49"
  • Pattern Damask
  • Content 62% Wool, 29% Cotton, 9% Silk