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Textile colour catalogue from Laboratorio de Tintoreria / Esteban Gay, c 1930

 Item — Box: CLX-A-353
Identifier: Coll-1848/17-0175

Scope and Contents

Catalogue of original samples of threads and fabrics made in Barcelona ca 1930. It is presenting 32 different colour threads and six pieces of printed coloured fabrics. The accompanying descriptive text including chemical formulas is beautifully handwritten.


  • Creation: c 1930

Language of Materials

Spanish (Castilian)

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.


1 volume

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in April 2017. Accession no SC-Acc-2017-0175.

Related Materials

See Coll-1762: Catalogue presenting 198 different mounted fabric silk samples, Kyoto, Japan, 1908; and Coll-1769: Collection of British / French textile samples and designs, on printed cotton, 1830-1860.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in November 2017.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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