Vegetable dyed wools of Margaret Elizabeth Galt, 1927-2003

Scope and Content

3 spindles and 27 hanks/balls of wool from Margaret Elizabeth Galt's days at GSA. Most are labelled. Dyes include: bedstraw roots, bedstraw plants and flowers, birch bark, blaeberry & bourtree, broom flower, bramble, cochineal (alum), elderberry, elderberry (alum coft salt), lichen, lichen from rock, madder (alum), onion skins.

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Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.