Dating Fabrics: A Color Guide (1800-1960)
Second printing. This book 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. Paperback. American Quilter's Society, 2012. 199 pages.