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2001.281.160AB (RS182215)

Description

Two unused wallpaper fragments from Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts. Floral sprig pattern of chrysanthemums and ferns. Roller-printed in olive greens, browns, yellow and fuchsia on olive ground. "A.W.P.M.A." logo printed in selvedge.

Details

Maker
American Wall Paper Manufacturers Association (1880-1887) (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1887
Date range for A.W.P.M.A.
Inscriptions
"A.W.P.M.A." (American Wall Paper Manufacturer's Association (in banner logo))
"0691" (pattern number)
"Shelburne Falls" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Shelburne Falls (Franklin county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 1/4 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.160AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273552

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
chrysanthemum
fern
floral
foliate
sprig
Period/Style
Floral Trail
Sprig
Form
unused
Pattern No.
691
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 15 1/2, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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