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Two samples: T.32 & A-1984

Object information

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Pink silk gauze. Stems, butterfly and ferns. Fibre resist dyeing, painted details and some satin stitch and couched gilt metallic thread detaiils.

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 (1984-06-11) by Jenyns, Soame, Mrs.


18th Century, Late
Circa 1750 CE - Circa 1799 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Whole T.32A Length 55.8 cm Width 10 cm
Whole T.32 Length 58 cm Width 16 cm

Materials used in production

Gilt metal thread

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.32 & A-1984
Primary reference Number: 197232
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 27 June 2013 Updated: Wednesday 11 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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