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Kerchief: T.116-1946

Object information

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Cotton, embroidered with silk and gilt and silver plate and thread, in button hole (edging at ends only), double darning, double running, satin, and pulled fabric stitches. At each end a 4" deep border, the background drawn into a square mesh edged by a 1.25" band with a zig-zag stem and flower pattern. Within a band of flower sprigs placed alternately upright and reversed.

Legal notes

Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 52.25 in
Width: 20.25 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.116-1946
Primary reference Number: 200069
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Created: Thursday 8 January 2015 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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