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Fragment of flounce or border: T.64-1974

Object information


Unknown (Production)


Fragment of a flounce or border of blank silk machine made lace. two-twist net with handrun cordonnet, imitating Chantilly or Lille lace, with separate picot edging.

Legal notes

Given by H.S Ede

Measurements and weight

Length: 184 cm
Width: 46 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1974-12-05) by Ede, Harold Stanley ('Jim')


Mid-late 19th Century
Circa 1860 CE - Circa 1880 CE

Materials used in production

Silk (textile)

Techniques used in production

Machine made net : Blank silk machine made lace. two-twist net with handrun cordonnet

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.64-1974
Primary reference Number: 110132
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 6 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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