|Creator:||Butt, William, fl. 1765-1785|
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Title from title page: William Butt's Dye Book, Nov. 24 1768.
Bound in contemporary full white parchment.
Purchased from Ken Spelman on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Fund, 2007.
Manuscript volume containing dozens of detailed recipes for cloth dye, accompanied by small fabric swatches dyed in the intended colors. Some entries accompanied by slips containing cloth orders and batch results.
1 v. (circa 90 p.) ; 39 cm. x 25 cm.
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