Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176109

Description

Unused sample. Repeating grid of large, scrolling, floral motif with a shield tied to its stem. Printed against a checked field with cornflower sprigs at the intersections. Printed in rust, brown, tan, grey, black and metallic gold on an embossed, taupe ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2349

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20 3/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.374

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Taupe

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Heraldry

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Shield
coat-of-arms
flower
cornflower