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2001.281.233 (RS183365)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Gilt-Figured Striped pattern. Roller-printed vines of leaves and small flowers climb a sold stripe at repeating intervals. Between stripes are floral and foliate gilt figures. Embossed gold leaf on light gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"From the home of / Claude Raines" (handwritten)
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
22 5/8 x 17 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.233
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283307

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
vine
flower
foliate
stripe
Design Technique
Gilt
Period/Style
Gilt Figure
Stripe
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Gilt

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