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Wallpapered Fireboard

2000.2223b (RS29094)

Description

Wallpaper border with continuous pattern of stylized flowers framed by scrolling tendrils. Printed in gold on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Location of origin
France; Germany
Associated Building
Wiswall-Blackman House.
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Possibly France
Possibly Germany
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 48 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2223b
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
176682
Related Items
Accession number 2000.223a Relationship fireboard panel

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stylized flowers
lotus flower
scrolled vines
Form
Fireboard
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 7/8 (inches)

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