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Wallpapered book cover

2000.2233 (RS26098)

Description

Wallpaper fragment used as a book cover. Floral stripe and vertical diaper pattern alternting with continuous climbing roses bordered by white sprigs. Printed in pink, maroon, green, and white on blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Book cover
paper (fiber product)
wallpapers
Dimensions
10 1/4 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.2233
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
284272

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
Diaper pattern
sprig
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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