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Title Bust of George Washington formerly used as a window display piece at United Decorating Company, Hoboken.
Object Name Bust
Catalog Number 2001.231.0002
Collection The George & Dolores Kirchgessner Collection
Credit Gift of George & Dolores Kirchgessner; United Decorating Company
Description Bust of George Washington formerly used as a window display piece at United Decorating Company, Hoboken. No date. Dates of probable use: 1920's to 1980's. Plaster composition; no maker's mark.

The bust used in the second story windows. It was sometimes seen with a colonial style wig and occasionally with hats from the costume rental stock of this business.
Date 1920-1990
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1990
Search Terms United Decorating Company
423 Washington St.
Caption image for 2006 publication
Imagefile 009\20012310002.JPG
Classification Art
Retail
Interiors
Business & Commerce