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1985.30 (RS179901)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Cut border of floral sprigs in varnish green and black alternating with varnish green and black and grey leaves. Printed on unground paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 19 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.30
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178125
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 98, fig 22.5 for illustration of pattern (in reverse).
Related Items
Accession number 1969.334.1 Relationship reverse pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flower sprig
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 1/4 (inches)

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