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2001.281.85 (RS182178)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Floral pattern of bouquets alternating with fern sprigs. Paper is roller-printed in tan, gray-green, white and metallic gold on a white satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Alma's Cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Middleton" (Dorothy Waterhouse's provenance note)
"2180" (printed)
Associated Building
Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Woodward, Mrs.
Dimensions
27 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.85
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272876

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
flower
sprig
fern
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Theme
Floral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 16 1/16, print width 18 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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