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1985.26.491 (RS186847)

Description

Unused sample. Imitation damask cloth. Pattern consists of repeated motif of stylized fruit or flowers wrapped around branch, with a large-scale chevron background. Prints in red, three pinks, two greens, brown, metallic gold on olive ground. Overprinted with pattern of thin black vertical lines. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 13/16 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.491
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176364

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
dhevron
stripe
stylized flower
fruit
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height Incomplete, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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