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1981.102 (RS184664)

Description

Unused fragment. Composed of vertical stems with three flowers (in the center) surrounded by acorns and overlapping leaves on branches. Printed in green on gold ground. Lacquered and embossed.

Details

Maker
Morris & Co. (Manufacturer)
Morris, William
Date
1879
Designed and registered in 1879.
Location of origin
England
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
A.H. Davenport/Irving & Casson
Dimensions
9 7/8 x 22 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.102
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Ellis, Sr.
GUSN
177185
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers," Victoria and Albert Museum cataglogue, fig. 1065, pg. 373.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
acorns
oak leaves
branches
flowers
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Lacquered
Pattern Name
Acorn
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 21 1/8 (inches)

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