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Sample Book (USA), early 20th century

This is a Sample book. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is paper, cotton, wool. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 29.2 x 24.8 cm (11 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample Book (USA), early 20th century; paper, cotton, wool; H x W: 29.2 x 24.8 cm (11 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.); 1944-64-1

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