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2001.281.1181 (RS197918)

Description

Partial roll of Imperial Washable Wallpaper with floral stripe pattern. Light brown stripes with white rose sprigs and bouquets, edged with trefoil and dot figures alternate with cream stripes. Roller-printed in white, cream, gray and olive on light brown ground. The paper is embossed with horizontal ribbed texture.

Details

Maker
Imperial Wall Paper Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1935-1955
Inscriptions
"IMPERIAL Washable WALLPAPER R[circled] / JOIN TOP [with arrows] / U.S. PATENT NO. 195027e / RUN 3" (printed)
"JOIN TOP [with arrows] / MADE IN U.S.A. AND COLOR LOCKED GUARANTEED / 9361 / RUN 1 / U.W.P. OF N.A. UNION MADE [LOGO]" (printed)
Location of origin
Glens Falls, New York, United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Glens Falls (Warren county, New York state)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1181
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293387

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stripes
Roses
Sprigs
Bouquets
Trefoil
Dots
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
9361
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 5/8, print width 17 7/8 (inches)

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