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What is this?

Full width, showing drop-repeating design of alternating rectangular frames, tiles or bricks enclosing Neptune in Chariot and woman, possibly Aphrodite, in a scallop shell drawn by dolphins. Floral and foliate swags and pendants separate frames. Printed in brown, white, black and yellow on green ground,

This is a sidewall from United States. It is dated 1938 and we acquired it in 1939. Gift of Teresa Kilham.

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Its medium is

machine-printed on paper

Its dimensions are

58 x 50 cm (22 13/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

This object was designed by Teresa Kilham and made by Imperial Wallcoverings, Inc.

This object was donated by Teresa Kilham and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sidewall, Mythology, 1938 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=5 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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