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1971.28 (RS176148)

Description

Border sample. The pattern is architectural with palmettes, a bit of fretwork, and equal sized geometric rectangles in a row. Printed in red flocking, brown, chestnut and metallic gold on a peach ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1880
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 16 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.28
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176722
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; pl. 40, p. 163; fig. 56.2, p. 213.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
palmettes
fretwork
rectangles
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Renaissance Revival
Form
Wall Fragment
Pattern Name
Fashion
Pattern No.
493
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 3/16 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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