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1975.247B (RS175895)

Description

Wide, matching frieze fragment attached to sidewall fragment. Delicate sweeping scrolls joined by floral rose bouquets. With a band of stylized lotus leaves separated by a vertical column of three beads. Printed in two greens and silver mica on a white ground.

Details

Maker
Henry Gledhill & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1896
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
287 Highland Avenue, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 7/8 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1975.247B
GUSN
177287
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; pp 258-9
Related Items
Accession number 1975.247 Relationship Sidewall

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
scrolls
roses
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Frieze

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