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2001.281.55 (RS182192)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Machine made and roller-printed with a floral medallion pattern. Four and six-sided medallions alternate. Printed in pastel blue, green, yellow, pink and black on white ground. The paper is embossed with a chevron texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Parlor - Beacon Hill House - Mrs.? / Friend of Jo..." (end of inscription torn away and missing)
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
18 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.55
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272742

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Medallion
Floral
Period/Style
Floral Medallion
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Medallion
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/2, print width 18 (inches)

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