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1976

  • We acquired this object.

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Sample Book (USA), 1953

This is a Sample book. It was made by Waverly Fabrics. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is cotton, rayon and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Lincoln Johnson.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 29 × 12.5 cm (11 7/16 × 4 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Date in pencil on cover: July 1953

Cite this object as

Sample Book (USA), 1953; Made by Waverly Fabrics ; cotton, rayon; H x W: 29 × 12.5 cm (11 7/16 × 4 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Lincoln Johnson; 1976-54-1

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