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Dyer's Record Book (England), 1812–23

This is a Dyer's record book. It was made by Thomas Ratcliffe. It is dated 1812–23 and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is leather, paper, cotton and its technique is (samples) block and roller printed on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was purchased from Martin Kamer and Martin Kamer Ltd. and catalogued by Gillian Moss. It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 19.1 x 19 x 7.6 cm (7 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. x 3 in.) 274 pages

It is inscribed

On flap of book, "T. Ratcliffe". Other names are included on various pages within the book. See research file.

Cite this object as

Dyer's Record Book (England), 1812–23; Made by Thomas Ratcliffe ; leather, paper, cotton; H x W x D: 19.1 x 19 x 7.6 cm (7 1/2 in. x 7 1/2 in. x 3 in.) 274 pages; Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1987-46-1

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