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School Book Cover

1970.60 (RS28833)

Description

Almanac cover with a stylized sprig pattern with a white dash background. Printed in white, green and black on an ungrounded paper. Printed with three blocks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1795
Location of origin
United States
Places
United States
Dimensions
7 3/8 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.60
GUSN
178133
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 58, fig. 8.2
Related Items
Accession number 1971.187.1 Relationship similar pattern, Ironmaster's House, Saugus, MA
Accession number 1965.11a Relationship similar pattern, John Pickering House, Salem, MA

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sprig
dash
pindots
Form
School Book Cover
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5, repeat width 3 3/8 (inches)

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