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2001.281.238 (RS183354)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment affixed to paperboard. Rococo Revival flower and scroll pattern. Roller-printed in two grays, three blues, three greens, three pinks, white and red on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1865
Inscriptions
"G18" (circled with red pencil checkmark)
"11" (circled with check mark)
"NH / Mrs Bell Ashley" (NH in pen / Mrs. Bell Ashley in pencil. Other notes, refering to Portsmouth, NH, have been erased.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Rococo Revival
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
21 5/8 x 18 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.238
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283314

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scolls
flowers
pindots
Period/Style
Rococo Revival
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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