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2001.281.60 (RS181191)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Stripe pattern that alternates between anthemion motif printed in red, black and white and floral vine printed in pink and yellow. Roller-printed on a gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"3 Yds / 688" (printed)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
anthemion
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
17 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.60
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272750

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stripe
anthemion
floral vine
floral
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 7 3/4, print width 18 1/3 (inches)

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