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Weaver's Thesis Book (France)

This is a Weaver's thesis book. It is dated 1893 and we acquired it in 1958. Its medium is paper, silk, leather, metal. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 33 × 26 cm (13 in. × 10 1/4 in.) 160 pages

It is inscribed

Inside cover: Théodore Bon, 1893, Lyon; Below: Ce livre provenant de la bibliotheque de M.F. Peyot, ancien professeur de Théorie de Tissage, parait être ecrit de la main même de M. Peyot. Il est consacré entierement a l'etude des gazes

Cite this object as

Weaver's Thesis Book (France); paper, silk, leather, metal; H x W: 33 × 26 cm (13 in. × 10 1/4 in.) 160 pages; 1958-3-2

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