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1929.1500 (RS203448)

Description

Partial roll. Repeating medallions of basket with swan handles filled with fruit and framed by white, stylized anthemia. Printed in taupe, white, salmon and two greens. Straight match.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1929
year purchased
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Short House Main House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1500
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177754
Reference Notes
"A Text Book of Authentic Designs in Colonial Wall Paper," M.H. Birge & Sons Co., c. 1932

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
fruit
cherry
apple
grape
melon
basket
swands
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Colonial Empire
Pattern No.
2344
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/2, print width 18 (inches)

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