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1917.154 (RS202931)

Description

Wallpaper fragment of border. Pattern consists of rosettes alternating with crossed arrows intersecting with bow and calyx, edged with horizontal column of wheat sheaf. Printed in two browns, three greys and black. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
8 3/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.154
Credit Line
Gift of Herbert W.C. Browne
GUSN
179054
Related Items
Accession number 1917.154 Relationship partial roll with same number

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Rosette
arrows
rose
calyx
imbricated scales
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 5 7/16, print width 6 1/2 (inches)

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