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2001.281.261 (RS181431)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper affixed to paperboard. Foliate and twig pattern paper. Roller-printed in green and white on blue ingrain paper. Waterhouse labels this pattern "Oak Leaf."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Oak Leaf / From Sandwich Mass" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Sandwich (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
14 1/4 x 20 1/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.261
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283501

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
sprigs
pindots
flowers
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
unused?
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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