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Dunham Massey, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
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Linen swatches. Fabric, a. undyed linen plain weave, embroidered in peach linen (c), yellow line (e), peach linen (l) (finer count) satin stitch and in strips; b. and c. as 2a; a. and c. with one selvage, otherwise cut and clipped together, cord threaded through for hanging. Labels for 2a 'I.H.+ Ss present dye Shade No 278' and 'Washed and allowed to lie wet for 2 hours ', for 2b 'Washed and Scrubbed', for 2c 'Remainder of skeins from which tests were made' and 'Washed according to instructions'.
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Washed according to instructions (label 2c)