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Wallpaper Border

1985.26.21 (RS193386)

Description

Wallpaper border fragment. Continuous flowering vine with clover blossoms and holly-like leaves entwined with a ribbon printed with (illegible) script. Bordered above and below by elongated continuous chain. Printed in pink, mauve, rust, two greens, olive green, grey, taupe, and metallic gold on an embossed Indian red ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 x 21-3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.21
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176059
Related Items
Accession number 1985.26.348 Relationship Matching sidewall.

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Clover
holly
ribbon
and chain.
Period/Style
aesthetic
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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