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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.697 (RS194097)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with rosette and chain pattern. Gray cartouches framing orange rosettes are linked together by a gray and red chain on dark green background. Brown and gray stripes on upper and lower edges. Roller-printed in brown, white, gray, black, red, orange and dark green on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"805" (printed)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 5/8 x 55 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.697
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289821

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cartouche
rosette
chain
Form
unused
Pattern No.
805
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/4 (inches)

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