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2001.281.251 (RS181433)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper. Floral stripe design consisting of columns of alternating large and small sprays in white and gray divided by vertical stripes formed by metallic gold vines with red berries. A metallic gold medallion is printed over the bottom of the large sprays. Roller-printed in two grays, white, metallic gold, green and red on gray ground. "2 Rolls" is printed in the left-hand selvedge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1885
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.251
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283376

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
spray
flowers
medallion
vine
leaves
berries
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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