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Sample Book, Cotton Prints Samples, 1845–60

This is a sample book. It is dated 1845–60 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cardboard, paper, and cotton and its technique is samples printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Lincoln Johnson. It is credited Gift of Virginia Hamill Johnson.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 32.7 x 38.1 x 4.5 cm (12 7/8 in. x 15 in. x 1 3/4 in.) 130 pages

It is inscribed

Book title: Cotton Prints Samples

Cite this object as

Sample Book, Cotton Prints Samples, 1845–60; France; cardboard, paper, and cotton; H x W x D: 32.7 x 38.1 x 4.5 cm (12 7/8 in. x 15 in. x 1 3/4 in.) 130 pages; Gift of Virginia Hamill Johnson; 1973-6-4

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