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Shawl: T.34-1984

Object information

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Production: Unknown


  • Shawl
  • Category: machine made lace



Shawl of black, silk, machine made lace. Hand-run cordonnet and attached picot edging.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs D.V.G. Stephen

Measurements and weight

Length: 144.75 cm
Width: 265.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1984-10-22) by Stephen, D. V. G., Mrs


Napoleon III
19th Century, Mid#
Circa 1850 CE - Circa 1870 CE


Machine made lace imitating Chantilly bobbin lace

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Machine made lace : Black, silk, machine made lace

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.34-1984
Primary reference Number: 110246
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 October 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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