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Lappet: T.9-1951

Object information

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Production: Unknown




Lappet; bobbin straight lace. Densely worked asymmetric design with a continuous outline of tiny holes on a 'snowflake ground'.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Samson

Measurements and weight

Length: 61 cm
Width: 10 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Valenciennes ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1950-10-18) by Samson, Miss


Louis XV
Circa 1735
Production date: circa AD 1735

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Bobbin lace : Bobbin straight lace

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.9-1951
Primary reference Number: 110242
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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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