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Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
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Knitted jacket, crimson silk, gilt metal thread wound on yellow silk core, knitted in plain and pearl stitch; design, main ground of simple plant motif, borders at shoulder, front opening and wrist of hexagon and chain motives, below waist, bands of chain zig-zag and diagonal oblongs, edge at bottom indented; trimming, 39 basket weave buttons 12 mm diam and buttonholes, brown/red silk (?) edging; lining, off-white plain weave silk balanced tabby.
Stamford collection; devised to the National Trust by Roger Grey, 10th Earl of Stamford (1896-1976).