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1973.115.1A (RS175881)

Description

Floral border fragment Meandering flowering vines which cross to form ellipses. Orange flowers at intersections and centered within ellipses. Printed in orange, black and varnish green on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 2 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.115.1A
GUSN
177964
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 86, fig 18.2
Related Items
Accession number 1973.115.1 Relationship attached sidewall
Accession number 1973.115.2 Relationship next layer in sequence
Accession number 1973.3 Relationship last layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flower
ellipse
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 5 1/8 (inches)

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