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Fragments: T.1A & B-1989

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)






Mixture of needle lace (Venetian Gros Point), and woven tapes, strips of knotting, picots and large French knots (all of a later date), the whole applied to a blue silk satin ground backed with linen.


History note: Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincolnshire

Legal notes

Given by Lady Jane Willoughby

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1989-10-16) by Willoughby, Jane, Lady


17th-18th Century
Circa 1600 CE - Circa 1799 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Whole B Maximum Width 6.75 in
Whole A Maximum Width 7 in

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Needle point lace

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.1A & B-1989
Primary reference Number: 197636
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Created: Thursday 23 January 2014 Updated: Thursday 12 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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