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2001.281.1159 (RS197443)

Description

Rolled fragment of flocked wallpaper with vertical stripe of shells, flowers and c-scrolls in blue and metallic gold on horizontal stripe background. Second stripe of solid gold with blue edges. Roller-printed in metallic gold and blue flocking on white ground. Paper is embossed with diamond texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
flocking
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
37 1/4 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1159
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293277

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Shells
flowers
Medallion
Stripes
Scrolls
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 5/8, print width 18 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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