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Wallpaper Border

1917.51A-C (RS183333)

Description

Unused wallpaper border sample. Grisaille ribbon and bow with green ruffles on a light blue ground with orange edges. Fragment (A) is a wall fragment. Fragments (B) and (C) are unused and uncut samples of the same border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Stephen Robbins House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.51A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176700
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1917.1583
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1917.1583B Relationship Fragment of the same border.
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2001.281.412
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2001.281.412
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 2001.281.468.2A-E
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2000.1670AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Ribbon
bow
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 20 1/2, repeat width 7 1/2 (inches)

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