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Nakshe: T.141-1946

Object information

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Maker: Unknown




Polychrome silk embroidery tent stitch worked in various directions. Diagonal bands of repeating stylised flowers.

Legal notes

Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 25 in
Width: 19.25 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-09-25) by de Menasce, George


19th century
1800 - 1899

School or Style


Materials used in production

polychrome Silk

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.141-1946
Primary reference Number: 197424
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 24 October 2013 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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