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Sidewall (USA), ca. 1855

This is a Sidewall. It is dated ca. 1855 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is block-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Grace Lincoln Temple. It is credited Gift of Grace Lincoln Temple.

Its dimensions are

49 x 21 cm (19 5/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), ca. 1855; block-printed; 49 x 21 cm (19 5/16 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of Grace Lincoln Temple; 1938-62-79

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