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Lappet: T.6-1929

Object information

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Production: Unknown




Single lappet of Brussels bobbin lace, some motifs with raised edges. A densly worked design related to contemporary Bizarre silks with a snowflake ground.

Legal notes

Given by Miles Miley

Measurements and weight

Length: 61 cm
Width: 12 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Brussels ⪼ Flanders

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1929) by Miley, Miles


Early 18th Century
Circa 1715 CE - Circa 1725 CE

Materials used in production

probably Linen

Techniques used in production

Brussels bobbin lace : Brussels bobbin lace with raised edges

References and bibliographic entries

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.6-1929
Primary reference Number: 110191
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 September 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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