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What is this?

A large medallion of pastoral scene. In foreground, young woman feeding pigeons, a lamb bedside her; ruined tower in distance. Enclosing framework of rococo scrolls and foliage. Garden tools, doves and roses. Printed in gold, green and apricot on slate-gray field.

This is a sidewall from United States. It is dated 1935 and we acquired it in 1945.

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Its medium is

machine-printed on paper

Its dimensions are

71.5 x 56 cm (28 1/8 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in left selvedge: "M.H. Birge and Sons Co., U.S.A., 2966".

This object was manufactured by M.H. Birge & Sons Co.

This object was catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway

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