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Wallpaper Border

1976.133.2 (RS182734)

Description

Uncut wallpaper border. Three, uncut borders printed in a brightly colored floral pattern with gold cord edge. Block printed in three pinks, red, three greens, two blues, yellow and orange on white satin ground. Wove paper in sheets.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 3/8 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1976.133.2
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Hillard Peabody
GUSN
283733
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1976.133.1

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
roses
cording
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Design Technique
Polished

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