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Sample Sheet (France), ca. 1750

This is a Sample sheet. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is paper and wool and its technique is fulled plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Alice Baldwin Beer. It is credited Gift of Alice B. Beer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 47.5 × 31.5 cm (18 11/16 × 12 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed: Manufacture Royale de la Trivale, Londrins Seconds. Ballot. No 701.

Cite this object as

Sample Sheet (France), ca. 1750; paper and wool; H x W: 47.5 × 31.5 cm (18 11/16 × 12 3/8 in.); Gift of Alice B. Beer; 1951-158-4

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