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Sample Sheet (France)

This is a Sample sheet. It is dated 1700–1775 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is wool, paper and its technique is fulled. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Sample Card of French Woolens.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 48.5 x 33 cm (19 1/8 in. x 13 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample Sheet (France); wool, paper; H x W: 48.5 x 33 cm (19 1/8 in. x 13 in.); Gift of Alice B. Beer; 1951-158-8

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