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2001.281.350.3A-C (RS186072)

Description

Three fragments of wallpaper border from a school in Centerville, Massachusetts. Floral border with large yellow flowers alternating with clusters of three small yellow flowers on a leafy vine. Roller-printed in yellow, orange, black, red and metallic gold on olive ground. Border applied to wallpaper 2001.281.350.2A-C.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original To .
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 5/8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.350.3A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284103
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.350.2A-C Relationship Border is affixed to this wallpaper. Second layer of wallpaper from same location.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.350.1A-C Relationship First layer of paper from same location.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
leaves
vine
checkered
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 5 1/8, print width 1 5/8 (inches)

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