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2001.281.121 (RS185296)

Description

Partial roll of reproduction "Peacock Paper" from the Wayside, Concord, Massachusetts. Vignettes of colorful birds, including peacocks. Roller-printed in two blues, two greens, two pinks, two grays, and black on a white ground with horizontal gray pinstripes and small diamond pattern. The paper is embossed with vertical ribbing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910
English Registry No. 564680
Inscriptions
"Used in Wayside Concord / Reproduced many times by Sanderson" (handwritten)
"Rd No-FOR-FABRICS-18399 / Rd No-564680" (Record Number (or registry number) for Fabric (1884) and Paper (1910))
Location of origin
English
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
47 x 21 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.121
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273402
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
birds
pin stripe
diamond
flowers
tree
peacock
pheasant
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern Name
Peacock Paper
Pattern No.
564680
State
Original
Theme
Exotic Birds
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 17 7/8, print width 21 (inches)

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