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Azoic Red Stripe Cotton Brocade for Africa
Date: 1932
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Dimensions: 68 x 50 cm (26 3/4 x 19 11/16 in.)
Medium: card, cotton
Made in: Britain, Leeds
Description: Cream museum exhibit card from the Department of Colour Chemistry, with 7 annotated samples showing the stages of preparation of striped cotton brocade. Samples are glued to apertures. 1. Grey; 2. Desized; 3. 1st Soda Ash Boil; 4. 2nd Soda Ash Boil; 5. 3/4 Tw. Chemic; 6. Soured; 7. Finished. Exhibit card from original box entitled '(1) West of England Cloths (2) Miscellaneous'
Inv. No.: 2011.106

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