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1987.130 (RS182904)

Description

Unused sample of Rococo-style paper. Interlacing scrolls and strapwork frame bouquets of flowers in urn. Pattern printed in grays, greens, pink, yellow, and red on light ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1945-1950
Inscriptions
"STRAHAN - MADE IN THE U.S.A. / Exceeds Gov't. Standards / A/O [logo] U.N.P.C. of N.A. / Union Made / 7624 / Estabrook / Match" (printed)
"1.44 / W7624A / Out of Stock / Will make again" (retailer's note?)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Associated With Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.130
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
273683

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
urn
strapwork
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
unused
Pattern No.
7624
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19, print width 20 11/16 (inches)

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