Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-176397

Description

Unused sample of paper. Pattern consists of acanthus leaf scrolling around lance with fleur-de-lis spearhead. Printed in two browns and black on oatmeal colored, herringbone embossed paper. Drop repeat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2520

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

15 5/8 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.532

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

acanthus leaf
lance
spears