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Sidewall, Acorn

This is a Sidewall. It was designed by Morris & Co. and made by Arthur Sanderson & Sons, Ltd.. It is dated 1880 and we acquired it in 1977. Its medium is block-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Clifford Murvine. It is credited Gift of Clifford Murvine, Reed Wallpaper Company.

  • Bandbox (USA)
  • block-printed on paper, pasteboard support.
  • Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake.
  • 1913-9-1-a,b
  • Textile (France)
  • silk.
  • Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund and through gift of various donors.
  • 1990-128-1

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Its dimensions are

66 x 55 cm (26 x 21 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Acorn; Designed by Morris & Co. (United Kingdom); Made by Arthur Sanderson & Sons, Ltd. (United Kingdom); England; block-printed on paper; 66 x 55 cm (26 x 21 5/8 in.) ; Gift of Clifford Murvine, Reed Wallpaper Company; 1977-28-4-a/c

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