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Border (France), 1800–1820

This is a Border. It is dated 1800–1820 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is block-printed on joined sheets of handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

Its dimensions are

74 x 17.5 cm (29 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Border (France), 1800–1820; Previously owned by Josephine Howell ; block-printed on joined sheets of handmade paper; 74 x 17.5 cm (29 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1972-42-84-a/c

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