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Printing Block (possibly 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

Height: 23 cm (9 inches). Width: 7.5 cm (3 inches)

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Printing Block (possibly India), 19th century; wood; Height: 23 cm (9 inches). Width: 7.5 cm (3 inches); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-135-61

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