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1967.123 (RS181217)

Description

Used wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of vignettes of various fruits set within guilloche frame or platter, over diapered ground. Printed in light and dark brown, white and green on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 x 33 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.123
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177724
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 185
Related Items
Accession number 1911.108 Relationship unused sample of same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
fruit
cherries
grapes
pears
apples
diaper
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 3/4 (inches)

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