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Bandbox Bottom, Windmill & Rail Road, ca. 1830

This is a Bandbox bottom. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is block-printed paper, wood support, varnish. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

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

Its dimensions are

52.5 x 41.5 x 26 cm (20 11/16 x 16 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox Bottom, Windmill & Rail Road, ca. 1830; USA; block-printed paper, wood support, varnish; 52.5 x 41.5 x 26 cm (20 11/16 x 16 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-44-4

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