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2001.281.169AB (RS182224)

Description

Two fragments of unused roller-printed wallpaper. Large scale, bouquets outlined in metallic gold on light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Gold on white - Stacey" (Stacey refers to a person. Other Waterhouse papers marked Stacey are from Marblehead, MA)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly Marblehead (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.169AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273625

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
floral
berries
berry
bouquet
sprig
Design Technique
Gilt
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 5/8, print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Gilt

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