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2001.281.80 (RS182196)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Roller-printed floral pattern in red flocking over tan stripe on polished cream ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Middleton" (Dorothy Waterhouse note)
Associated Building
Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
flock papers
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Woodward, Mrs.
Dimensions
20 1/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.80
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272855

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
stipe
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 11 1/2, print width 18 7/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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