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Brocade: MAR.T.38-1912

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Unknown (Production)

Description

Two joined pieces of brocade. Red satin ground with floral sprays brocaded (?) in metallic gilt thread, green, yellow and blue silk.

Legal notes

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley

Dating

17th Century
Circa 1600 - Circa 1699

Materials used in production

green, yellow, blue Silk red Satin Gilt thread

Techniques used in production

Brocaded

Identification numbers

Accession number: MAR.T.38-1912
Primary reference Number: 221693
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 21 September 2017 Updated: Thursday 21 September 2017 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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