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1998.15A (RS179470)

Description

Fragment of foliate wallpaper. Various leaves (including oak), berries and winding vines. A diaper pattern composed of curved lines fills space between leaves. Red and white printed on unground paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.15A
Credit Line
Gift of Katherine Smith
GUSN
179110
Reference Notes
accession book states: "Accompanying documentation in accession file: Norwood Real Estate brochure + description and diary excerpts"

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
berries
diaper pattern
vines
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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