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Silk gauze, resist-dyed blue; painted and stencilled details in browns and yellows. Silk and metallic embroidery; satin, stem stitch and couching in green, orange, yellow and gold. River scene with bullrushes and ducks.

Legal notes

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

Measurements and weight

Length: 32 cm
Width: 24 cm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Early 18th Century
Production date: circa AD/CE 1700

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Materials used in production

Silk Paint Satin

Techniques used in production

Dyeing Painting Stencilling Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.168-1977
Primary reference Number: 197185
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Created: Thursday 9 May 2013 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

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

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