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2001.281.313 (RS191094)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper from Brookline, Massachusetts. Mock flocked, or paper imitating a flocked wallpaper, with floral damask pattern. Roller-printed in dark red and black on dark cinnamon ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Catherine Moore / 70 Cheswick Rd. / Brookline, Mass" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 1/2 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.313
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283691

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
damask
Period/Style
Mock Flock
Damask
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 16 (inches)

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