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1948

  • Work on this object began.

1958

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2020

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Sidewall (USA), 1948–58

This is a Sidewall. It was manufactured by Enterprise Wallpaper. It is dated 1948–58 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed on ribbed ground. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz.

Its dimensions are

1097 x 49 cm (431 7/8 x 19 5/16 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "WATERFAST, RUN I, UNION MADE, MADE IN U.S.A."

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), 1948–58; Manufactured by Enterprise Wallpaper ; machine-printed on ribbed ground; 1097 x 49 cm (431 7/8 x 19 5/16 in. ); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-221

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