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Border or flounce: T.5-1986

Object information

Awaiting location update


Production: Unknown




Border or flounce with floral sprigs applied to machine-made net. Sprigs possibly poor quality Honiton work.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Elisabeth Vellacott

Measurements and weight

Length: 114.5 cm
Width: 36.2 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Honiton ⪼ Devon ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1986-07-28) by Vellacott, Elisabeth


19th Century, Late-20th Century, Early#
Circa 1880 CE - Circa 1910 CE

Materials used in production

probably Cotton

Techniques used in production

Machine made net : Machine-made net

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.5-1986
Primary reference Number: 110172
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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