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Alizarine Blue S in paste and in powder.
Date: c. 1896
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Dimensions: 24.2 × 17.6 cm (9 1/2 × 6 15/16 in.)
Medium: paper, cotton
Collected in: Britain, Leeds
Published in: German, Wuppertal
Description: This booklet contains 20 printed cotton samples illustrating Alizarine Blue S. There are detailed descriptions and directions for the dyestuff Alizarine Blue S in paste and in powder. Red stamps on the front and back covers refer to the company Elberfeld Farbenfabriken; Elberfeld is an area in the city Wuppertal. This piece is in a fragile state.
Inv. No.: 2017.47

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