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Printing Block (India), 19th century

This is a Printing block. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is wood and its technique is carved in relief. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 24 x 6 cm (9 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

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Printing Block (India), 19th century; wood; H x W: 24 x 6 cm (9 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-135-60

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