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Frieze, The Oritani, 1905–10

This is a Frieze. It was designed by Alfred Egli and manufactured by Wm. Campbell Wall Paper Company. It is dated 1905–10 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is machine-printed, distemper colors. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Clean and Beautiful: Sanitary Wallpapers.

This object was donated by Paul F. Franco and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Paul F. Franco.

Its dimensions are

a) NEED DIMS b) Overall: 95.5 x 49.5 cm (37 5/8 x 19 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in top selvedge: "Wm. Campbell Wall Paper Co." and "Antiseptic Pat'd 8-9-04".

Cite this object as

Frieze, The Oritani, 1905–10; Designed by Alfred Egli (Swiss immigrant to U.S.A.); USA; machine-printed, distemper colors; a) NEED DIMS b) Overall: 95.5 x 49.5 cm (37 5/8 x 19 1/2 in.); Gift of Paul F. Franco; 1938-50-14-a,b

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