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1985.26.2 (RS185214)

Description

Border with bat (?), flowers, and tropical plant forms against a field of geometric and stylized floral patterns. Printed in brown, black, red, blue, taupe, and metallic gold. Paper embossed with short, perpendicular lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
27-1\2 x 9-1\4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.26.2
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock
GUSN
176637

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Bert (?)
flowers
berries
tropic plants.
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21-1\4 (inches)

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