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Rug: T.14-1981

Object information

Awaiting location update


Production: Unknown




Slit tapestry with wool warp and weft. Colours natural, dark brown, light brown, red, yellow and green. Horizontal dark brown and red stripes with stepped patterns between.

Legal notes

Given by Mr. Jan Ellison

Measurements and weight

Width: 161 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981-06-08) by Ellison, Jan, Mr


19th Century
Circa 1800 CE - Circa 1899 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

On Left Side Length 303 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Slit tapestry

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.14-1981
Primary reference Number: 185434
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 9 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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