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Border (France), ca. 1790

This is a Border. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is block printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by The Museum at The Fashion Institute of Technology. It is credited Gift of The Museum at The Fashion Institute of Technology.

Its dimensions are

Repeat H x W (a): 119 × 12 cm (46 7/8 × 4 3/4 in.)

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Border (France), ca. 1790; block printed on handmade paper; Repeat H x W (a): 119 × 12 cm (46 7/8 × 4 3/4 in.); Gift of The Museum at The Fashion Institute of Technology; 1998-75-138

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