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1969.3619 (RS203466)

Description

Unused roll. Striped pattern with thick and narrow stripes embellished with trailing vines and geometric and foliate motifs. Roller-printed in lavender and light green with gilt on white ground and embossed with parallel, wavey lines.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1863
paper installed 1863
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.), Drawing Room. Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
L. Marcotte & Co.
Dimensions
19 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3619
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
177175
Reference Notes
Creamer sample book, nos. 42, 51. "Wallpaper in New England," pl. 34, pg. 161, 156, 203.
Related Items
Accession number 1918.397 Relationship paper with same embossed design
Accession number E-59 Relationship 1863 bill

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
vine
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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