Skip to main content

Cover: T.146-1946

An image of Cover

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

Polychrome embroidery in Bukhara, broad chain, square chain and Romanian stitch. Field covered by bands of stems, flowers and leaves arranged in pairs forming an all over repeat pattern. Border of coiled stem carnation flowers and leaves.

Legal notes

Given by George de Menasce

Measurements and weight

Length: 87.5 in
Width: 75 in

Place(s) associated

  • Bukhara ⪼ Uzbekistan

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-09-25) by de Menasce, George

Dating

19th Century
1800 - 1899

Materials used in production

Silk

Techniques used in production

Stitching
Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.146-1946
Primary reference Number: 197245
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Thursday 8 August 2013 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Cover" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/197245 Accessed: 2024-06-23 15:33:22

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/197245 |title=Cover |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-23 15:33:22|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-197245

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/portfolio/F25982D9_7CB9_CFFF_028E_8BBFC531887C/661/501/large_T_146_1946_1_201904_adn21_mas.jpg"
        alt="Cover"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Cover</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...