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Bedspread borders: T.47 & A-1949

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Linen, embroidered with silk and gold thread in double darning, double running and satin stitches. Each border consists of three widths, within each two repeats of the pattern, a large and elaborate floral spray with rose and tulips. One only in each width has the characteristic hooked stem though they are both derived from the rose spray.

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Given by Sir Augustus and Lady Daniel

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1949-06-25) by Daniel, Augustus, Sir and Lady


Early 18th Century
Circa 1700 CE - Circa 1749 CE

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Components of the work

T.47A Length 40.75 in Width 21 in
T.47 Length 43.5 in Width 20.5 in

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.47 & A-1949
Primary reference Number: 199232
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Created: Thursday 10 July 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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