Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1875-1885

GUSN

GUSN-176404

Description

Unused sample of heraldic-style paper. Pattern consists of stylized shield and fleur-de-lis spear(?) over scrolling branches and leaves. Printed in light green, brown, light grey-green, black and metallic gold on dark green ground. 'Corduroy' textured paper. Straight repeat(?)

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Additional Identification Number

2530

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

20 x 20 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Phillip Wheelock

Accession Number

1985.26.542

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

heraldic shield
leaf