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2001.281.311 (RS191084)

Description

Wallpaper fragment mounted on paperboard from Brewster, Massachusetts. Floral stripe pattern roller-printed in green, gray and dark red on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Bewster, Mass" (Other writing in pen and pencil crossed out or erased.)
"7" (Circled. Waterhouse inventory or reference number?)
"#4" (Waterhouse inventory or reference number? Written on small oval jelly jar sticker.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.311
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283687

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
stripes
pindots
sprigs
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 8 7/8, print width 18 (inches)

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