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Petticoat: T.36-1945

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White satin, quilted. Lower border of 16" divided into four bands of different repeat designs.

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Given by Miss Sykes

Measurements and weight

Length: 37.5 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945-12) by Sykes, Miss


Production date: circa AD 1750

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Accession number: T.36-1945
Primary reference Number: 197700
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Created: Thursday 13 March 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

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

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