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Sidewall - Fragment (possibly France)

This is a Sidewall - fragment. It is dated ca. 1870 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is block-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by John Burton Brimer. It is credited Gift of John Burton Brimer.

Its dimensions are

35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall - Fragment (possibly France); Previously owned by American House, Hancock, New York ; block-printed paper; 35.5 x 25 cm (14 x 9 13/16 in.); Gift of John Burton Brimer; 1940-90-20

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