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"Britain's Cottons" - a special edition of samples published by the Education and Information Department in the 1960's

£12.99

Product description

Unusual collectable box of samples of cotton "From field to fabric" - a commemorative edition published by the British Cotton Board in Manchester during the 1960's.
The box contains a full range of samples from the different stages of cotton production from seeds to carding. also included is a lovely loose leaf folder containing fifteen samples of 1960's cotton fabrics which is really delightful.
The samples are in good condition for their age and the box although slightly faded is strong with no tears.
An suprisingl and nostalgic item donated to us at Redruth.

Item details

Brand:
Education and Information Department
Condition:
Used: good

Standard UK Delivery (£3.95 per order)

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About this item

Unusual collectable box of samples of cotton "From field to fabric" - a commemorative edition published by the British Cotton Board in Manchester during the 1960's.
The box contains a full range of samples from the different stages of cotton production from seeds to carding. also included is a lovely loose leaf folder containing fifteen samples of 1960's cotton fabrics which is really delightful.
The samples are in good condition for their age and the box although slightly faded is strong with no tears.
An suprisingl and nostalgic item donated to us at Redruth.

Brand:
Education and Information Department
Condition:
Used: good

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £6.50

Outside Europe: £11.50

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