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1992.84.1 (RS178973)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Geometric stripe pattern. Allover background design of stylized, four-petalled flowers. Between stripes is a patera motif and rosettes with four stylized palmettes branching out. Printed in blue on ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 1/4 x 16 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.84.1
GUSN
177538
Related Items
Accession number 1992.84.2 Relationship Second layer
Accession number 1992.84.3 Relationship Third layer

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripe
leaf
chevrons
patera
rosettes
palmettes
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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