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Border (France)

This is a border. It is dated 1850–65 and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is block-printed and flocked. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by D. Lorraine Yerkes. It is credited Gift of D. Lorraine Yerkes.

  • Mirror (England)
  • gessoed, gilt and carved wood, mirroed plate glass.
  • Gift of Irwin Untermyer.
  • 1950-112-1

Its dimensions are

48 x 9 cm (18 7/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Border (France); block-printed and flocked; 48 x 9 cm (18 7/8 x 3 9/16 in.); Gift of D. Lorraine Yerkes; 1940-117-15

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