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1985.26.65 (RS185175)

Description

Unused sample. Urn draped with bellflower swags, alternating with anthemion flanked by foliate scrolls and bordered above and below by rows of repeating squares and rosettes. Printed in tan, brown, metallic gold and metallic copper on an embossed beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1895
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19-3/8 x 13-5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.65
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176627
Related Items
Accession number 1985.26.67 Relationship Duplicate pattern, different colorway.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
urn
anthemion
bellflower
swag
rosette
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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