Montelius Dye Recipe Book with Printed Swatches (No. 11)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; printed; total of swatches: 96.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; printed; total of swatches: 96.

Date:

1833

Artist:

John Montelius, Jr. (American, active c. 1833)
United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County, Bustleton

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Artist

John Montelius, Jr. (Author)

Title

Montelius Dye Recipe Book with Printed Swatches (No. 11)

Origin

Pennsylvania

Date

1833

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; printed; total of swatches: 96

Dimensions

Average length of swatches: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.), 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.), 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.), 2.6 cm (1 in.), 1.3 cm (1/2 in.) Average width of swatches: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.), 7.6 cm (3 in.), 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.), 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.), .3 cm (1/8 in.) Measurements of volume: Height: 18.7 cm (7 3/8 in.) Width: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.) Depth: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.) Measurements of box: Height: 20.9 cm (8 1/4 in.) Width: 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.) Depth: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helen Donathen

Reference Number

1960.765

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