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Border fragment: MS 355.8q

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Border fragment

Description

PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Parchment, 164 x 27 mm, pasted on cardboard

ORNAMENTATION: Border fragment with acanthus and gold balls.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Henderson, James Stewart

Dating

Mid 15th century
Production date: circa AD 1450

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Gold

Components of the work

Support composed of parchment

Techniques used in production

Illumination

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Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 355.8q
Primary reference Number: 180475
Project ID: 3512
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 3 September 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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