Recipe to dye thread brown

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Title

Recipe to dye thread brown

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Recto

To Die Brown

Boil up a strong decoction of the bark
of Walnut Root, Scald you thread
in it hang it out, let it dry; then
dip it in weak lye,

Verso

To Die Brown

Original Format

Ink on paper

Citation

“Recipe to dye thread brown,” Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed November 28, 2022, https://cwfjdrlsc.omeka.net/items/show/190.

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