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Armchair: M.3-1952

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Unknown (Maker)
Lumb, Mrs (Embroiderer)


Mahogany armchair, with a tapestry seat. The seat was embroidered at a later date


History note: Tapestry seat by Mrs Lumb

Legal notes

Given by Lt. Col. E. Lumb

Measurements and weight

Height: 94.6 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1952) by Lumb, Edward


18th century
Circa 1770 - 1780 1780

Components of the work

Seat: Depth 48.3 cm Width 58.4 cm

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Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: M.3-1952
Primary reference Number: 77268
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 30 September 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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