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Pattern Book

1927-1928 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Pattern book containing paired samples (code numbers 105B to 185D) of "Rainthorne" Weatherproofs. Samples include fine worsteds, tweeds, checks and lining materials.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Worsted and tweed
Brief description
Pattern book with worsteds, tweeds and checks manufactured by Anderson's Rubber Company in Great Britain in 1927-1928
Physical description
Pattern book containing paired samples (code numbers 105B to 185D) of "Rainthorne" Weatherproofs. Samples include fine worsteds, tweeds, checks and lining materials.
Dimensions
  • Of cover width: 16cm
  • Of spine length: 26cm
  • Of spine thickness: 2cm
  • Weight: 0.3kg
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'the above materials and linings are showerproofed by the latest process, but are not rubber-proofed, and must NOT be confused with our GUARANTEED RUBBER PROOFED MACINTOSHES' (at the bottom of the first page)
  • 'PATTERN BOOK No 966 to accompany list No 966. ANDERSONS' SEASON 1927-8. 'RAINTHORNE' WEATHERPROOFS FOR LADIES, GENTLEMEN, GIRLS & BOYS. MAUFACTURED by ANDRSONS' RUBBER CO LTD' (on the cover)
Collection
Accession number
T.25-1980

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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