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1940.1042.1B (RS182861)

Description

Fragment. Large-scale floral medallion bordered by stiff leaves and framing a scalloped diamond center with blossom terminals. Printed in blue on a yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 3/4 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.1042.1B
GUSN
178524
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 208

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
medallion
stiff leaf
diamond
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 5/8 (inches)

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