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2001.281.409.2 (RS191642)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Holliston, Massachusetts. Large-scale medallion and scroll pattern on pebble embossed paper. Roller-printed in two tans and metallic bronze on cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Material
embossed wall coverings
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
medallions (ornament areas)
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 1/2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.409.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284614
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
medallion
flowers
garlands
scrolls
leaves
Period/Style
Medallion
Form
wall fragment
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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