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1978.145.3A-K (RS198583)

Description

Large fragments of three layers of wallpaper. Uppermost layer is visible and described here. Dense pattern of stylized flowers, scrolling, overlapping, thorny vines and pin dots. Printed in two greens, ochre and light orange on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
England; United States
Associated Building
Original To Theodore Lyman House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 5/8 x 56 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.145.3A-K
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore Kingsbury
GUSN
178772
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1978.145.1A-G Relationship Sample of layer one separated from other two.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1978.145.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
interlacing
scrolling vines
pin dots
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 1/8 (inches)

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