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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1958

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

1993

2013

2022

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Sidewall (USA)

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Lucky Star Wallpaper. It is dated 1930–58 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed, varnished. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Suzanne Lipschutz. It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

158 x 48.5 cm (62 3/16 x 19 1/8 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "JOIN, RUN 5, U.W.P.C. OF N.A. UNION MADE"

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA); Manufactured by Lucky Star Wallpaper ; machine-printed, varnished; 158 x 48.5 cm (62 3/16 x 19 1/8 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-173

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