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Wallpaper Border

1971.30 (RS176508)

Description

Unused wallpaper border sample. Border has ribbon moulding with bow knots and scalloped edges, with feathers and is framed by reel moulding. Printed in two blues, yellow, orange, black, white, green, grey and taupe on a black ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Stephen Robbins House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 17 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.30
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176701
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; plate 8, pgs. 76, 105.
Related Items
Accession number 1917.51 Relationship Another border associated with Robbins family.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
ribbon moulding
feathers
reel
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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