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Ceiling Paper (USA), ca. 1888

This is a Ceiling paper. It is dated ca. 1888 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is machine-printed paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Gaston Litton.

Its dimensions are

58.5 x 55.5 cm (23 1/16 x 21 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Ceiling Paper (USA), ca. 1888; machine-printed paper; 58.5 x 55.5 cm (23 1/16 x 21 7/8 in.); Gift of Gaston Litton; 1949-97-4

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