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Lappet: T.7-1929

Object information

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Production: Unknown




Single lappet of Brussels bobbin lace. Some motifs with raised edges; grounded on a hexagonal net.

Legal notes

Given by Miles Miley

Measurements and weight

Length: 55.5 cm
Width: 12.25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Brussels ⪼ Flanders

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century, Mid
Circa 1740 CE - Circa 1760 CE

Materials used in production

hexagonal Net
probably Linen

Techniques used in production

Brussels lace (bobbin lace) : Brussels bobbin lace with raised edges grounded on a hexagonal net.

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.7-1929
Primary reference Number: 110192
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 September 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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