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Kerchief: T.68-1946

Object information

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Cotton or linen, loosely woven, embroidered with polychrome silk and gilt thread in double darning, double running, and satin stitches. 5" deep borders at each end with silver lace edging. At the edge 0.5" deep band of waved stem with leaf and berry, and above it four repeats of a spray of leaves and roses.

Legal notes

Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 62 in
Width: 21.5 in

Acquisition and important dates

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

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.68-1946
Primary reference Number: 199762
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Created: Thursday 21 August 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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