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1978.216A-C (RS207369)

Description

One unused and one partial wallpaper roll. Small floral bouquets alternate with floral sprig set against a background of meandering branches. Prints in red, pink, two yellows, two greens, brown on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1923-1935
Inscriptions
Run 3 / Join (down arrow Here / U.W.P.C. of N.A. (printed on left selvedge: "RUN 3/ JOIN [down arrow]HERE/ U.W.P.C. of N.A./ RUN 3" printed on right selvedge: "SUN-TESTED/ JOIN[up arrow]HERE/CONFORMS TO SPEC. NO. C516-29/ U.S. DEPT. OF COMMERCE")
Sun-Tested / Join (up arrow) Here / Conforms to Spec. no. C516-29 / U.S. Dept. of Commerce (printed)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Lyman Estate (Waltham, Mass.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
19 7/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.216A-C
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
179390

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
bouquet
spray
branches
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 16, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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