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1985.26.1 (RS185204)

Description

Unused sample of ceiling paper. Anglo-Japanese inspired design. Central medallion of rose cluster surrounded by geometric frame of fretwork. Printed in two greens, two reds, pink, mustard yellow, embossed blue mica(?), and gold on yellow-green ground. Diapered embossed paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 x 19-1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
175995

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
fretwork.
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Ceiling
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 (inches)

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