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Sidewall (USA), ca. 1953

This is a Sidewall. It is dated ca. 1953 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is machine-printed, plastic coated. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

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

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Its dimensions are

47 cm (18 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on selvage: "RUN, PLASTIC SEALED, JOIN, 7002, MADE IN U.S.A."

Cite this object as

Sidewall (USA), ca. 1953; machine-printed, plastic coated; 47 cm (18 1/2 in.); Gift of Suzanne Lipschutz; 1991-89-98

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