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2001.281.973.7 (RS195150)

Description

A page torn from a "Peerless" Wallpaper sample book. Pattern number 4551. Red stripes roller-printed on light red ground with liquid mica. Paper is lightly embossed with water lily pattern and 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
2001.281.973.7
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291067
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
water lilies
stripes
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
The Regent
Pattern No.
4551
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 1/2, repeat width 6, print width 18 (inches)

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