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Wallpaper Border

Description

Sample. Wallpaper border printed with diamond-shaped lozenges filled with quatre-foil motifs and dots. Other geometric motifs and stripes are also present. Printed on embossed paper in crimson, brown, metallic blue, metallic gold and metallic peach on a gold ground. Mounted on cardboard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1885
Inscriptions
"#167 2c" (Handwritten on back of cardboard)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.47.14
GUSN
286753

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diamonds
quatre-foils
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 6 1/2 (inches)

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