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Kerchief: T.4-1949

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Cotton, embroidered with polychrome silk, in double darning, double running, satin and stem stitches. At each end a 1" deep band of a wavy floral pattern and above it a similar 4" deep band. Borders at each end of 0.5" bobbin lace with alternate scallops of gilt and silver.

Legal notes

Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 61 in
Width: 25 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1949-03-02) by de Menasce, George


19th Century
Circa 1800 CE - Circa 1899 CE

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Materials used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.4-1949
Primary reference Number: 200083
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Created: Thursday 15 January 2015 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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