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1973.102B (RS198425)

Description

Top border to sidewall. The pattern includes classical egg and dart mouldings and dentils with a band of a continuous, floral vine underneath and drapery swags hanging on cord with tassels suspended from medallions. Printed in two grays, three pinks, three greens, black and white on light gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
1810 - house built
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Salmond House, Bedroom.
Object type
Building Component
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 29 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.102B
GUSN
179304
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," fig. 26.1, pgs. 118-120
Related Items
Accession number 1973.102 Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1973.102c Relationship bottom border
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1973.102A

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
egg & dart dentils
cord
floral vine
medallions
drapery swags
tassels
Period/Style
Drapery
Form
Wallpaper
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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