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1985.26.451 (RS186415)

Description

Unused sample. Diaper pattern formed by small losenges enclosing four-pointed stars alternating in red and blue, and framed by large losenges with red and blue meandering design. Printed in red, blue, ochre, and tan on ungrounded paper. Straight match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.451
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176265

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
losenge
star
meander
Period/Style
Diaper pattern
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
8956
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 3/4, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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