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1972.115b (RS201268)

Description

Border pattern of twisted leaves wrapped around a thick rod. Bottom band of beading and reeding. Printed in lavender, pink, light orange, blue, dark purple, white, black and bright orange on yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Front Hall.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 x 25 1/3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.115b
GUSN
178869
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 139-140, fig. 33.2
Related Items
Accession number 1972.115 Relationship sidewall
Title Wallpaper on plaster Accession number 1972.116

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Grass Cloth
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
rod
beads
reeeding
Form
Wallpaper
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 10 1/4, print width 5 (inches)

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