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Border (France)

This is a border. It is dated 1850–80 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is block-printed and flocked on machine-made paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell. It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

  • Border (France)
  • block-printed on handmade paper.
  • Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.
  • 1928-2-68

Its dimensions are

23 x 4.5 cm (9 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Border (France); block-printed and flocked on machine-made paper; 23 x 4.5 cm (9 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1972-42-136

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