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2001.281.118 (RS185293)

Description

Embossed wallpaper fragment with geometric oblong and flower design. Roller-printed in glossy green and red on gold ground. Manufacturers stamp on verso reads "PEERLESS / SIDEWALL No. 4700." Fragment probably removed from a sample book.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
"Alma's Cousin" (aka Mrs. Woodward of Middleton, MA)
" "PEERLESS" / SPECIAL / SIDEWALL No. 4700 / RABBIT 525350 / IMPORTED / METALLIC / LEATHER / FINISH WITH MOULDING" (stamped)
Associated Building
Associated With Flint Farm (Middleton, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably Middleton (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Woodward, Mrs.
Dimensions
21 7/8 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.118
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273368

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
geometric
Form
unuse
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
4700
State
Original
Theme
Geometric
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 (inches)

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