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Sign (Holland), ca. 1780

This is a Sign. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1918. Its medium is painted metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 66 x 38.5 x 3.5 cm (26 x 15 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

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Sign (Holland), ca. 1780; Previously owned by Alexander Wilson Drake (American, 1843-1916); painted metal; H x W x D: 66 x 38.5 x 3.5 cm (26 x 15 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1918-19-13

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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