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Border (Germany), 1905–15

This is a Border. It is dated 1905–15 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is embossed and die-cut paper, airbrushed. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Borders that Blend.

This object was catalogued by Gregory Herringshaw. It is credited Gift of Mary P. Race.

Its dimensions are

46 x 36.5 cm (18 1/8 x 14 3/8 in.)

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Border (Germany), 1905–15; embossed and die-cut paper, airbrushed; 46 x 36.5 cm (18 1/8 x 14 3/8 in.); Gift of Mary P. Race; 1979-45-3

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