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Wallpapered Fireboard

2000.2221B (RS201074)

Description

Wallpaper border with continuous pattern of undulating foliage forming C-scrolls and cartouches. Embellished with beads, diagonal stripes, pindots, small flowers. Printed in gold and black and red flock on a gold ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Location of origin
France
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
France
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
wallpapers
Dimensions
1 7/8 x 47 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2221B
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178160
Related Items
Title Wallpapered Fireboard Accession number 2000.2221a

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
C-scrolls
cartouches
stripes
beads
flowers
pindots
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
Fireboard
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 9 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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