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1/12th and 1/24th scale

HAND OR MACHINE STITCHED and CHARTS

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NEEDLEPOINT KITS - CARPETS
16th TO 19th CENTURY - MID AND LATE VICTORIAN (1850-1901)
2nd EMPIRE FLORAL - Green
An example of a floral Aubusson carpet woven during the Second Empire Period (1848-1870). Floral carpets were produced at the Aubusson factory from the 16th Century with only a gradual change in design.
SCALE FABRIC
COUNT
SIZE AREA CODE PRICE HAND
STITCHED
PRICE
1/12 18 9.3 x 11.5 ins
23.8 x 29.4 cms
107 sq ins
700 sq cms
16/2EF/18/G 31.00 639.00
1/12 22 7.6 x 9.4 ins
19.5 x 24 cms
71 sq ins
468 sq cms
16/2EF/22/G 23.25 629.00
1/24 36 4.6 x 5.75 ins
11.7 x 14.7 cms
26 sq ins
172 sq cms
16/2EF/36/G 14.25 728.00
CHART AND THREAD QUANTITIES ONLY 16/2EF/CHART/G 11.50
 
MACHINE STITCHED

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The machine stitched carpets are produced on a computerised sewing machine.
The machine has a maximum stitching size of 6 x 7.75 ins and 28 stitches per ins. This means that some of the larger carpets cannot be machine stitched.
Because they are stitched in machine embroidery cotton the colours may not match the hand stitched carpets exactly.
Even on a sewing machine the larger carpets take up to 14 hours to stitch and involve constant monitoring and the cutting of thread floats between stitching each colour.

SCALE STITCH
COUNT
SIZE AREA CODE PRICE
1/12 28 6 x 7.4 ins
15.2 x 18.8 cms
44 sq ins
285 sq cms
16/2EF/MS/G 77.50
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