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1985.23 (RS180424)

Description

Cut sample of a diapered patterned wallpaper. Diamond shape motif alternates with stylized flower. Printed in white, green and red on blue-green ungrounded paper. Printing is off register. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 5/8 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.23
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178273
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 199, fig. 49.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stylized flower
Period/Style
Diaper pattern
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 2 5/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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