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William Butt's dye book, 1768-1785.

William Butt's dye book, 1768-1785.

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Creator: Butt, William, fl. 1765-1785
Date: 1768-1785
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Description:
Title from title page: William Butt's Dye Book, Nov. 24 1768.
Bound in contemporary full white parchment.
In English.
Purchased from Ken Spelman on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Fund, 2007.
Abstract:
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.
Physical Description:
1 v. (circa 90 p.) ; 39 cm. x 25 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 11690529
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