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Trunk Lining

1968.140 (RS180425)

Description

Two fragments of celestial-themed wallpaper. Consists of sun and moon motifs. Printed in white on reddish-orange ground. Used as a trunk lining. Drop repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
case furniture
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 1/4 x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.140
Credit Line
Gift of Avis and Rockwell Gardiner
GUSN
178923

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sun
moon
Form
Trunk Lining
Paper Finish
Laid
Joined Sheets
State
Original
Theme
celestial
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 3 1/2, repeat width 3 1/2 (inches)

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