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2001.281.973.5 (RS195150)

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4544, named "The Marguerite." Pink and tan floral stripe wallpaper roller-printed in two pinks, red, two greens, mustard yellow and yellow on a liquid mica ground. Paper is lightly embossed with a ribbed texture.

Details

Maker
Gledhill Wallpaper Company (1880-1920) (Manufacturer)
Date
1910-1920
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
mica (white pigment)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
mica (white pigment)
paper (fiber product)
sample books
stripes
trade catalogs
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Oldham, Esther
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.973.5
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291063
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
vines
floral swags
c-scrolls
beads
stripes
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
Pattern Name
The Marguerite
Pattern No.
4544
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 7 5/8, repeat width 8 7/8, print width 18 (inches)

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