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2001.281.56 (RS181195)

Description

Wallpaper fragment with pattern evocative of Navajo or Southwest Native American textile design. Roller-printed in blue, black, yellow and gold on an olive ground. The paper is machine made and embossed with a ribbed texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Possibly Southwestern Native American styles
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.56
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272743

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Geometric
Southwestern
Period/Style
Arts and Crafts
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Native American
Southwest
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/4, print width 18 5/16 (inches)

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