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Wallpaper Border

1922.425 (RS179341)

Description

Unused wallpaper border sample. Pink flower heads with white and black leaves bordered above by black cabling and below by alternating palmettes and tulips or bellflowers. Printed on a green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Cowing House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.425
GUSN
176644

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Flower heads
cable
palmette
tulip?
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 1/8 (inches)

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