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Cover: T.48-1949

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown

Description

Linen, two joined widths, embroidered with polychrome silks and gilt metal thread in compound double running and satin stitch. Floral sprays symmetrically arranged around a central medallion of similar motifs enclosed within a continuous meandering stem.

Legal notes

Given by Sir Augustus and Lady Daniel

Measurements and weight

Length: 43.25 in
Width: 42 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1949-06-25) by Daniel, Augustus, Sir and Lady

Dating

18th century
Circa 1700 CE - Circa 1799 CE

School or Style

Turkish

Materials used in production

Linen Gilt thread Satin

Techniques used in production

Stitching Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.48-1949
Primary reference Number: 199668
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 31 July 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Cover" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/199668 Accessed: 2022-08-08 09:37:12

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