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Picture: T.31-1945

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Maker: Unknown




White satin. Polychrome silk and linen thread embroidery, coral beads, seed pearls. Three joined bands, possibly for a casket, depicting Abraham and Elizer.

Legal notes

Given by Louis Colville Gray Clarke

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1945-12) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Mid 17th century
Circa 1625 - 1675

Materials used in production

coral Beads
polychrome Silk
thread Linen
Seed pearls

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: T.31-1945
Primary reference Number: 221627
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Audit data

Created: Friday 21 July 2017 Updated: Tuesday 12 September 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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