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1924

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1946

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Sidewall, Roosevelt, 1924

This is a Sidewall. It was produced by M.H. Birge & Sons Co.. It is dated 1924 and we acquired it in 1946. Its medium is machine-printed on paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

Its dimensions are

69.5 x 56 cm (27 3/8 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in selvedge: "Birge, 3450. Made in U.S.A."

Cite this object as

Sidewall, Roosevelt, 1924; Produced by M.H. Birge & Sons Co. (United States); USA; machine-printed on paper; 69.5 x 56 cm (27 3/8 x 22 1/16 in.); 1946-19-5

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rooms with a View: Landscape & Wallpaper.

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