Textile Catalogue ARQUEOTEX
The Wool Museum located in Covilhã, in facilities of the University of Beira Interior, was set up by the Rectorial Dispatch no. 12/89, January 20th.
It was created with the aim of...
The Wool Museum, also known as MUSLAN, constitutes an interdepartmental Centre of the University of Beira Interior.
It is an organism with financial and administrative autonomy under the tutelage of the Minist&...
The Wool Museum of UBI makes available on-line the Textile Catalogue ARQUEOTEX.
The created collection stands out for its high technique refinement and quality. It was created between 1936 and 1968, by a French textile technician, René Ferdinand Delimbeuf, settled in Portugal during that time. It has more than 35.000 textile samples; with their own drawings, divided into seasons of autumn/winter and spring/summer, from 1936 to 1963.
It is also aimed to all of those who appreciate fashion, study its evolution, the contemporary history or search reasons to be inspired for the most varied activity branches.