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Kerchief: T.97-1946

Object information

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Maker: Unknown




Cotton, loosely woven, embroidered with polychrome silk and silver plate in darning and satin stitches. At each end a 1" deep border of a waved stem and leaves, and above three symmetrical sprays of leaves form a continuous 4.25" deep band.

Legal notes

Given by Geroge de Menasce

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-09-25) by de Menasce, George


19th Century
1800 - 1899

School or Style


Materials used in production

Metal thread

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.97-1946
Primary reference Number: 199909
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 November 2014 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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