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1985.43.1A (RS175865)

Description

Used fragments. Imitation brocade pattern consisting of stripes of rosebuds, vines, pin dots and pin stripes. Prints in two greens, two pinks with glitter on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Closet.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
24 3/4 x 36 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.43.1A
Credit Line
Gift of the Worcester Historical Society
GUSN
178570
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 83; fig. 17.4; pg. 84
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.1BC Relationship Fragments of same paper
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.1E Relationship Border
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.2A-C Relationship 2nd layer in sequence.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
imitation brocade
flora
stripe
rose sprig
vine
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 14 (inches)

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