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1985.27 (RS180426)

Description

Cut wallpaper sample of unused border. Pattern consists of floral garland, tassels with cord; edged at bottom with roping. Printed in pink, dark green, black, greyish blue on light green ground.

Details

Maker
Appleton Prentiss (Manufacturer)
Date
1790-1815
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.27
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178096
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; pp. 69, 109; fig. 11.7, plate 21.
Related Items
Accession number 1972.113 Relationship variation of pattern
Accession number 1920.42 Relationship variation of pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
garland
tassel
medallion
rope
Period/Style
Neoclassical
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 10 1/2 (inches)

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