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1935.1558 (RS181206)

Description

Cut sample of sorgum (corn) wallpaper. Printed in ochre, grey, two blues, olive, white on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
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
27 3/4 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1558
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
177735
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 226, fig. 61.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
sorghum
broom corn
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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