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1985.26.374 (RS186087)

Description

Unused sample. Repeating grid of large, scrolling, floral motif with a shield tied to its stem. Printed against a checked field with cornflower sprigs at the intersections. Printed in rust, brown, tan, grey, black and metallic gold on an embossed, taupe ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 3/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.374
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176109

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Shield
coat-of-arms
flower
cornflower
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Heraldry
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 5/8 (inches)

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