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2001.281.97AB (RS182182)

Description

Wallpaper fragment that is in two pieces, from Marblehead, Massachusetts. Striped pattern with green floral sprig. Roller-printed in three grays, two greens and brown on gray satin ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
"Green floral glazed gray - Stacey" (Dorothy Waterhouse note)
"681 / Yar(?)" (printing unclear, word may be "Yard")
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly Marblehead (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.97AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272994

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stripe
sprig
floral
Design Technique
Polished
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 6 1/8, print width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Polished

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