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Kerchief: T.78-1946

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Cotton, loosely woven, embroidered with green silk and gilt thread in fish bone and satin stitches. At each end a 0.5" deep band of a waved stem with leaflets either side, and three cypress leaves placed horizontally above it.

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Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 49 in
Width: 18.5 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.78-1946
Primary reference Number: 199804
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Created: Thursday 11 September 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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