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Wallpaper Border

1985.830 (RS184488)

Description

Unused wallpaper border sample. Repeating foliate scrolls entwined with garlands tied with ribbon above a continuous row of scalloped lace ribbon entwined around a rod. Printed in red, ochre, light yellow, peach, and metallic gold on a light olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9/1/2004 x 27 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.830
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy Waterhouse
GUSN
176972

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diaper
foliate
scrolls
ribbon
lace
flowers
garlands
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 15-1/2 (inches)

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