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2001.281.58 (RS181185)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Thin wavy dark brown horizontal lines are printed on tan ground. Primary ogee pattern of repeating palmettes is printed in dark cream over wavy lines and ground. Paper is machine made and roller-printed.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"475 / 2 Rolls" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
palmette (motif)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 19 9/16 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.58
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272745

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Palmettes
State
Original
Theme
Palmettes
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 3/4, print width 19 (inches)

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