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1969.575.2b (RS173787)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border. This is the second border, applied on top of the first, associated with the same sidewall paper (see 1969.575.2 and 1969.575.2a). Trailing white and pink rose vine. Leaves and thorns are flocked in two greens and tan. Vine is entwined by ribbon printed in two blues. Maroon flocked background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
General Samuel McClellan House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 x 33 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.575.2b
GUSN
177854
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 174, fig. 41.1.
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Border Accession number 1969.575.2a Relationship First border attached to 1969.575.2
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1969.575.1 Relationship First layer of sidewall paper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
ribbon
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 20 5/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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