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Kerchief: T.94-1946

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Cotton, fine with horizontal stripes of coarser thread in groups of five, embroidered with polychrome silk threads around which strips of silver plate have been wound, and gilt thread, in double darning, double running, hemstitch and satin stitches. At each end a 0.5" deep band of satin stitch and above it four 5.75" horizontal sprays.

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Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 52.5 in
Width: 25.25 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.94-1946
Primary reference Number: 199906
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Created: Thursday 13 November 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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