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Dating Fabrics: A Color Guide

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Are you a fabric collector, quilt collector, appraiser, or antiques collector who needs to know specifics about fabrics or quilts? Then this book is for you! It will help you identify, date, and recognize antique fabrics and their uses in quilts and clothing. Over 1,000 color fabric swatches are listed in this handy, easy-to-use reference guide. You'll be able to identify fabric dating from the pre-1830 era through the Second World War. Match your antique fabric by selecting a suspected time period and comparing colors and prints.

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Textile appraisers and collectors of fabrics, quilts, and antiques can use this book to recognize, identify, and date vintage American fabrics as used in quilts and clothing. Over 1,000 color fabric swatches are shown in this handy, pocket-size reference guide. Simply match antique fabrics by selecting a time period and comparing colors and prints.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780891458845
Author:
Trestain, Eileen
Publisher:
American Quilter's Society
Author:
Smith, Barbara
Location:
Paducah, KY :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Sewing
Subject:
Textile fabrics
Subject:
Quilts & Quilting
Subject:
Quilts
Subject:
Collectibles
Subject:
Textiles & Costume
Subject:
Patchwork
Subject:
Quilts -- United States.
Subject:
Color in textile industries.
Subject:
Color in textile industries -- Dating.
Subject:
Color in the textile industries.
Subject:
Textile fabrics - United States - Dating
Subject:
Antiques-Jewelry and Fashion
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 201-206.
Publication Date:
19980831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
9.44x6.60x.88 in. 1.11 lbs.

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Product details 208 pages American Quilter's Society - English 9780891458845 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Textile appraisers and collectors of fabrics, quilts, and antiques can use this book to recognize, identify, and date vintage American fabrics as used in quilts and clothing. Over 1,000 color fabric swatches are shown in this handy, pocket-size reference guide. Simply match antique fabrics by selecting a time period and comparing colors and prints.
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