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1979.4.2AB (RS174622)

Description

Two fragments of wallpaper, one with attached border (B). Wallpaper (A) is an all over shell or flame pattern background with cartouches framing a palmette motif. Printed in two yellow, two tans, and dark green on a cream ground. The border fragment (B) is a stylized scroll and floral pattern printed in two yellows, dark green, white and liquid mica on a light cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
Late nineteenth century
Associated Building
Original To Lincoln-Streeter House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 x 9 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.4.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Crawford Lincoln
GUSN
272553
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1979.4.1AB Relationship related layer
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1979.4.3AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
shell
flame
cartouche
palmette
scroll
floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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