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1969.599 (RS175063)

Description

Unused wallpaper sample. Ceiling paper. Moon, stars and sunbursts printed in tan, grey and metallic gold on cream ground. Drop repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1887
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.599
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Ruth A. and Dorcas L. Woodbury
GUSN
177144
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 230, fig. 63.1.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
crescent moon
stars
sunbursts
Period/Style
Ceiling Paper
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Ceiling
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 16 1/4, print width 18 9/16 (inches)

Comments

Wallpaper #

AvatarPosted by Joe on September 8, 2012
I have this very same wallpaper in my home. Its on the ceiling along with other ceiling paper. Its just beautiful.