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1969.575.2a (RS173787)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border block-printed continuous rose vine. Printed in orange, pink, blue and two greens. A second flocked, floral border was installed on top of this one (see 1969.575.2b).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
General Samuel McClellan House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 5/8 x 33 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.575.2a
GUSN
177853
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 174, fig. 41.1.
Related Items
Accession number 1969.575.2 Relationship sidewall paper
Accession number 1969.575.1 Relationship first layer of sidewall
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 1969.575.2b Relationship wallpaper border installed on top of 1969.575.2a. Sidewall not changed.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1969.575.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
vine
Form
Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 21 1/2 (inches)

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