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1969.800C (RS175087)

Description

End of roll, unused sample. Medieval "buff varnished paper". Greek crosses in blue over green and red concentric circles on varnished buff ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1863
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.), Front Hall. Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
L. Marcotte & Co.
Dimensions
30 7/8 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.800C
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
177174
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p.204, fig. 51.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
cross
circle
medallion
Period/Style
Medieval / Gothic
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
-Other-
Varnished
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 3/8, print width 18 5/8 (inches)

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