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Sleeve band: T.26-1977

Object information

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Blue silk ground with drawn work design. Polychrome silk embroidery of Peking knots, couched silk cord and gold metallic thread. Design of flowers and butterflies.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs. Soame Jenyns, in accordance with the wishes of her late husband, Soame Jenyns

Measurements and weight

Length: 41.5 cm
Width: 17.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1977-03-08) by Jenyns, Soame, Mrs.


19th Century, Early#
Production date: circa AD 1800

School or Style


Materials used in production

gold Metal thread

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.26-1977
Primary reference Number: 190302
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 1 November 2012 Updated: Monday 9 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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