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2001.281.178 (RS181384)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment with small scale floral stripe pattern. White stripes with gray pin dots alternate with rose sprigs and vines on liquid mica stripes. Roller-printed in two pinks, mauve, red, three greens, gray, white and liquid mica on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"BRITISH MADE / RD NO - 625539" (between Made and RD is a sideways S / RD NO = registry number)
Location of origin
England
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
mica (white pigment)
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.178
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273644

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripe
pin dot
dot
rose
mica
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 7 1/2, print width 20 3/4 (inches)

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