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1985.798AB (RS203785)

Description

Rolled wallpaper sample and one fragment. Rows of vertically repeating, Moorish, geometric elements joined by garlands of beads. Printed in pink, green, pink and white liquid mica, and metallic gold (now tarnished). Drop match.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.798AB
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176942

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
anthemion
garland
bead
Period/Style
Moorish
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 5/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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