Sample of yellow woven merino wool dress fabric based on the crystal structure of polythene, made by Dobroyd Ltd, designed by Mildred Taylor, crystallographer Charles William Bunn, pattern number SB4Y/1807 Part of a collection of 83 samples designed for the 1951 Festival of Britain, based on a X-ray crystallographic pattern.
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- textile sample
- Gift of Dr. Helen Dick Megaw
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