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Pair of joined lappets: T.23-1964

Object information

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Pair of joined lappets in linen, part bobbin lace. Some motifs have raised edges and the whole is grounded on an irregular hexagonal net. The design is similar to contemporary Bizarre silks.

Legal notes

Given by the family of the late Samuel Chick

Measurements and weight

Length: 109.5 cm
Width: 10.5 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Brussels ⪼ Flanders

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1964) by Chick, Samuel, family of


Early 18th Century
Circa 1701 CE - Circa 1730 CE

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Bobbin lace : Linen, part bobbin lace

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.23-1964
Primary reference Number: 110223
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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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