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1977.109 (RS29205)

Description

Cut sample of flocked paper. Crimson ground, with diapered patterning in gray and white, floral design in crimson flock.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
John Hancock House (Boston, Mass.), Drawing Room.
Material
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
20 3/4 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.109
Credit Line
Gift of the Worcester Historical Society
GUSN
178569
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England" Pg. 41, photo on Pg. 103

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Tulip
floral
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 7/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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