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Dado (France)

This is a Dado. It was manufactured by Dufour et Leroy. It is dated 1810–20 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell. It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

Its dimensions are

58.5 x 51 cm (23 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Dado (France); Manufactured by Dufour et Leroy (France); block-printed on handmade paper; 58.5 x 51 cm (23 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1955-85-11

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