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Textile: T.8-1940

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Maker(s)

Unknown (Maker)

Description

Silk, knitted, green ground with inscription of motifs on polychrome silks and metal thread. ‘I’

Legal notes

Miss Grace Clarke Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1940-05) by Clarke, Grace F., Miss

Dating

Early 18th Century
Production date: AD 1722

Materials used in production

Silk Metal thread

Techniques used in production

Knitting

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.8-1940
Primary reference Number: 221614
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Audit data

Created: Friday 21 July 2017 Updated: Friday 17 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Textile" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/221614 Accessed: 2022-05-28 07:28:02

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