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1985.26.670 (RS192953)

Description

Unused sample of frieze paper. Large-scale, scrolled acanthus leaf and floral design; edged with dentil(?) borders. Printed in yellow, blue, pink, brown, gold on beige, diapered embossed ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1887
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887)
Dimensions
26-1/2L x 19-3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.670
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176491

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
acanthus leaf
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 19, print width 18 (inches)

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