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Ceiling Paper (USA), 1890

This is a Ceiling paper. It was manufactured by Pittsburg W.P. Co.. It is dated 1890 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is machine-printed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Gaston Litton.

Its dimensions are

52.5 x 49 cm (20 11/16 x 19 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Ceiling Paper (USA), 1890; Manufactured by Pittsburg W.P. Co. ; machine-printed; 52.5 x 49 cm (20 11/16 x 19 5/16 in.); Gift of Gaston Litton; 1949-97-8

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