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Sample: T.121-1977

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Cream silk damask (Rinzu) with repeat flower, swastika and linear pattern on which the design subject is embroidered, stencilled and painted. Embroidery in green or orange satin stitch and couched gold thread; stencilling in brown and black; painting in black. Design of foliage, flowers, ribbons and part of a wheel.

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Length: 30.5 cm
Width: 28 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century, Early#
Production date: circa AD 1700

School or Style


Materials used in production

black Paint
Gold thread

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.121-1977
Primary reference Number: 194219
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 28 March 2013 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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