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1985.26.532 (RS186818)

Description

Unused sample of paper. Pattern consists of acanthus leaf scrolling around lance with fleur-de-lis spearhead. Printed in two browns and black on oatmeal colored, herringbone embossed paper. Drop repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15 5/8 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.532
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176397

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
acanthus leaf
lance
spears
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 12 1/2, print width 18 3/4 (inches)

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