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Salesman's Sample Book (France), 19th century

This is a Salesman's sample book. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is leather, paper, wool, cotton and its technique is plain and twill weave, some printed. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was purchased from Mrs. K. Gregory. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mr. and Mrs. Talbot Jones Taylor.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 21.6 x 9.5 x 4 cm (8 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.) 30 pages

It is inscribed

Lettered on the outside: "GOUBIE A ROUBAIX . DEPOT A PARIS"; on inside: "REMOISSENET. Sr de Mr. AUGin MANDAR. RUE ST, HONORE No 26."

Cite this object as

Salesman's Sample Book (France), 19th century; leather, paper, wool, cotton; H x W x D: 21.6 x 9.5 x 4 cm (8 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.) 30 pages; Museum purchase through gift of Mr. and Mrs. Talbot Jones Taylor; 1951-129-1

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