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1985.26.667 (RS192909)

Description

Unused sample of frieze. Large-scale pattern of scrolling acanthus leaves intertwined with flowers. Edged with guilloche motif. Printed in two browns, tan, gold, green, mica(?) on light blue-green ground. 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 x 30 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.667
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176489

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scrolled acanthus leaf
floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18-3/4 (inches)

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