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Case: T.2-1922

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Linen, with silk lining and ribbon binding, embroidered with polychrome silks in rococo stitch. Outside: basket of strawberries, strawberries, geometric motifs, hearts. Inside: initials, on the four pockets, geometrical motifs an all-over design.


History note: Unknown before S.G. Perceval

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Spencer George Perceval Bequest

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Length: 10.75 in
Width: 3.5 in

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George


Late 18th century
Circa 1780 CE - Circa 1799 CE

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Accession number: T.2-1922
Primary reference Number: 197638
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Created: Thursday 23 January 2014 Updated: Thursday 14 September 2017 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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