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2001.281.289 (RS183345)

Description

Unused fragment of wallpaper from Bass River, Massachusetts. Anglo-Japanese style floral pattern. Roller-printed in yellow, red, dark olive and black on an olive ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Prescott Wild - Bass River" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Bass River (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [river]
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Wild, Prescott
Dimensions
59 1/2 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.289
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283614

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
strapwork
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 5/8, print width 6 (inches)

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