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2000.1442 (RS191010)

Description

Unused sample. Scenery figure paper. Scene shows medieval castle on cliff in background; middleground shows spired cathedral near bay filled with ships; foreground has a man and cattle on bridge. Prints in dark gray and white on light gray ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
M.H. Birge & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1915
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 3/16 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.1442
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178016
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 192-193
Related Items
Accession number 1917.143 Relationship original of same pattern in reverse
Accession number 1917.158 Relationship original of same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cathedral
castle
cattle
bay
ships
shepherd
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Old Salem
Pattern No.
2406
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 23 1/16, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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