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Curtains: T.1B-1962

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Lined curtains. Crewel work embroidery, monochrome blue woollen threads with later repairs in green. Large leaf pattern worked in stem, running and chain stitch.

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Given by Mrs. D.G. Soden

Measurements and weight

Height: 78 in
Width: 75 in

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1962) by Soden, D. G., Mrs


17th Century
Circa 1600 CE - Circa 1699 CE

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.1B-1962
Primary reference Number: 209295
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Created: Tuesday 19 July 2016 Updated: Tuesday 19 July 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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