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Wallpaper Border

1922.424 (RS179336)

Description

Two unused border samples. Laurel leaf scaled rod in two greens entwined by yellow, ochre and burnt sienna roses and buds. Bordered above and below by cable and beading. Printed on mustard yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Inscriptions
"Wallpaper border from garret/ of the Cowing house, Weymouth [Landing]/ Mass. Gift 7 July, 1922 of Mr. E./ A. Huebener of Dorchester" (Handwritten in pen on verso)
"From Cowing House/Weymouth Landing/Mass" (Pencil script)
Location of origin
England; United States
Associated Building
Original To Cowing House.
Material
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.424
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener
GUSN
176645

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
laurel leaves
cable
beading
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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