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Souvenir

Object Number: 
2002.1.4786
Date: 
1957
Medium: 
Cork, vinyl, plastic
Dimensions: 
11 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A cork backed vinyl and plastic placemat or table runner, printed with a reproduction of a watercolor of the New York skyline showing the Chrysler Building and the shoreline with (probably) the Brooklyn Bridge in the background in soft blues, greens, pinks and browns. A hand written note indicates that N-YHS received it in June 1957.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group