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Border (possibly France)

This is a Border. It is dated 1805–10 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Ihre Erlaucht Ernestina, Gräfin von Schönborn-Wiesentheid. It is credited Gift of Ihre Erlaucht Ernestina, Gräfin von Schönborn-Wiesentheid.

Its dimensions are

53 x 23.5 cm (20 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Border (possibly France); block-printed on handmade paper; 53 x 23.5 cm (20 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.); Gift of Ihre Erlaucht Ernestina, Gräfin von Schönborn-Wiesentheid; 1950-86-4

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