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Sample Book (France), ca. 1750

This is a Sample book. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is paper and wool and its technique is felted plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Folder: 47.3 cm x 32.2 cm

It is inscribed

The paper reads "LONDRINS SECONDA DE LA GRAVETTE MAY No 133 FABRIQUES DE LA MANUFACTURE ROYALE DE LA TRIVALE".

Cite this object as

Sample Book (France), ca. 1750; paper and wool; Folder: 47.3 cm x 32.2 cm; 1949-60-1

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