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2001.281.1108 (RS196855)

Description

Rolled fragment of floral wallpaper with pattern of evenly spaced white floral sprigs with delicate swags of metallic gold beading hanging from each. Roller-printed in metallic gold, pale green, olive and pale blue on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1108
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292849

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Sprigs
Naturalistic flowers
Beads
Swag
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 1/4, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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