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Fragment of a border: T.5-1950

Object information

Awaiting location update


Production: Unknown




Fragment of a border in coarse bobbin lace, with toile and reseau separatly worked. Tape-like scrolling design. Round Flemish mesh with some overlapping tapes.

Legal notes

Given by Misses Georgette and Barbara Tallerman

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950) by Tallerman, Georgette & Barbara, Misses


18th century
Circa 1701 - Circa 1799

Components of the work

Max Length 86 cm Width 27 cm

Materials used in production

probably Linen

Techniques used in production

Bobbin lace : Coarse bobbin lace

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.5-1950
Primary reference Number: 110197
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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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