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2001.281.272 (RS181543)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment. Flocked Medallion with sprig pattern. Small repeating medallions formed by laurel leaf branches tied with bows. Medallions frame sprigs. Pindot background. Roller-printed pattern in green flocking on green ground. Ribb embossed paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
embossed wall coverings
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
embossed wall coverings
flocking
medallions (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.272
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283529

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
sprig
Laurel Leaf
bow
pindots
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral Medallion
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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