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1922.983.3 (RS201275)

Description

The border matches the striped sidewall and completes the top with a crowning floral spray and bud. There is also cording on the edges and a swag of beads. Top band are stylized oak leaves in square compartments with scrolled edges. Printed cinnamon and brown flock, gold, grey, green and white on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Eagle House (Bristol, R.I.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
15 5/8 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.983.3
GUSN
179310
Related Items
Accession number 1922.983.1 Relationship 1st layer, plain paper
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.983.2 Relationship sidewall

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
oak leaves
scrolls
floral spray
cord
beading
dots
stylized flowers and geometric shapes
stripes
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
drapery
Form
Wallpaper
Paper Finish
Gilt
State
Original
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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