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1905

  • Work on this object ended.

1949

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Sample Book (USA), ca. 1900

This is a Sample book. It was manufactured by New York Watering Company. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is paper, cotton, silk, metallic thread. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Augusta Dillon. It is credited Gift of Augusta Dillon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 13.5 x 22 cm (5 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample Book (USA), ca. 1900; Manufactured by New York Watering Company ; paper, cotton, silk, metallic thread; H x W: 13.5 x 22 cm (5 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of Augusta Dillon; 1949-82-1

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