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2001.281.973.6 (RS195150)

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4547, named "The Regent." Alternating stripes of green are edged with solid white lines and lines of white dots. Metallic gold fleur de lis spaced at intervals. Roller-printed in pale green, white and metallic gold on green ground. Paper is embossed with all-over foliate pattern and light ribbing texture.

Details

Maker
Gledhill Wallpaper Company (1880-1920) (Manufacturer)
Date
1910-1920
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
sample books
trade catalogs
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Oldham, Esther
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.973.6
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291066
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Fleur de lis
foliate
embossed pattern
dots
stripes
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
unused
Pattern Name
The Regent
Pattern No.
4547
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2, repeat width 12, print width 18 (inches)

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