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1969.591.2B (RS175055)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Bead and reel horizontal band with suspended husk or "gimp" printed in grisaille "in front" of blue scalloped raised panels. Printed on off-white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 3/8 x 8 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.591.2B
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
177138
Related Items
Accession number 1969.591.2A Relationship coordinating wallpaper
Accession number 1969.591.1A Relationship 1st layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bead and reel
gimp
husk
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1 5/8 (inches)

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