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Border (France), 1790–1820

This is a Border. It is dated 1790–1820 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 65 x 9.5 cm (25 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Howell No. 364.

Cite this object as

Border (France), 1790–1820; block-printed on handmade paper; H x W (a): 65 x 9.5 cm (25 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1972-42-17-a,b

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