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Purse: T.1-1981

Object information

Current Location: In storage






Dark red velvet with white and gold bead embroidery and cream silk tassels.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Helen Croucher

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1981-02-02) by Croucher, Helen, Miss


Late 19th Century
Circa 1850 CE - Circa 1899 CE

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Components of the work

Tassels composed of silk

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.1-1981
Primary reference Number: 197529
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Created: Thursday 5 December 2013 Updated: Monday 9 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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