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Sidewall (USA)

This is a sidewall. It was manufactured by Louis W. Bowen, Inc.. It is dated 1950–58 and we acquired it in 1958. Its medium is screen printed and flocked. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Jessup, Inc..

Its dimensions are

40.5 x 50 cm (15 15/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA); Manufactured by Louis W. Bowen, Inc. (United States); screen printed and flocked; 40.5 x 50 cm (15 15/16 x 19 11/16 in.); Gift of Jessup, Inc.; 1958-115-23

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