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2000.509.1 (RS176412)

Description

Fragment of first layer of six layers of wallpaper removed from a house in Schrewsbury, Massachusetts. Wallpaper has a diamond pattern with alternating small diamonds and stylized fleur de lis where larger diamond pattern intersects. Printed in blue, brown and cream on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
2000.509.1
GUSN
272212
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
geometric
diamond
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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