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2001.281.186 (RS181394)

Description

Fragment of unused wallpaper. Diaper pattern with small rose sprigs. The diamonds are formed by a branch-like design. Roller-printed in mint and dark green, black, and gold on gray ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"8 Yds / 482" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
diaper patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.186
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273693

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
rose
sprig
diamond
branches
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Sprig
Form
unused
Pattern No.
482
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 5/8, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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