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1985.26.42 (RS185212)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample with pattern imitating Native American woven pattern. Horizontal stripes of geometric figures in olive, red, mustard, and blue on taupe ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1985.26.42
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176148

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliage
band of petals and circles
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Geometric
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

Comments

Image vs. description #

AvatarPosted by Kendra Dillard on January 10, 2015
Does this image go with the given description?

Wallpaper Correction #

AvatarPosted by Nicole Chalfant - Collection Manager on January 14, 2015
Thank you for your comment, Ms. Dillard.
You were correct in noticing that the image and description for this object did not match. The cataloging error has been corrected. Thank you for your assistance and diligence.
Sincerely,
Nicole Chalfant
Collection Manager