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1951

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Border (France)

This is a border. It is dated ca. 1800 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is block printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Nancy V. McClelland.

Its dimensions are

59.5 x 24 cm (23 7/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Part "d" has part of maker's mark: "M/DE/E".

Cite this object as

Border (France); block printed on handmade paper; 59.5 x 24 cm (23 7/16 x 9 7/16 in.) ; Gift of Nancy V. McClelland; 1951-16-6-a/k

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