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2001.281.187 (RS182230)

Description

Fragment of unused wallpaper. Strapwork diaper pattern with blue rose sprigs. Roller-printed in blue, dark olive, dark brown, and gray on ungrounded paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"226 A" (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
24 1/4 x 19 1/6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.187
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273697

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
diamond
sprig
rose
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Sprig
Form
unused
Pattern No.
226 A
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 7 1/2, print width 17 3/4 (inches)

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