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Pair of sleeve bands: T.31A & B-1977

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White satin with polychrome silk embroidery with very small amount of gilt thread; Chinese stitch, seed stitch, laid and couched work. Design of flowering plants and insects.

Legal notes

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

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century, Late-19th Century, Early#
Circa 1750 CE - Circa 1849 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Whole A Length 61 cm Width 15.5 cm
Whole B Length 62 cm Width 15.5 cm

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.31A & B-1977
Primary reference Number: 190324
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 8 November 2012 Updated: Friday 6 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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