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2001.281.68 (RS182188)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. White floral vine pattern accented with blue and brown berry sprigs. Block-printed on machine made green paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"This may have been brought home from across by a ship captain" (handwritten)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
33 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.68
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272783

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Ingrain
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Berries
floral
vine
blueberries
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Form
unused ?
State
Original
Theme
Floral Vine
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/4, print width 18 1/3 (inches)

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