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2001.281.338 (RS183406)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment from Barre, Massachusetts. Stylized sprig or branch pattern roller-printed in metallic gold on green ground. Selvedge is marked "George J.Hunken Co Inc."

Details

Maker
George J. Hunken Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"Paul T Carroll / Barre, Mass. 01005 / Tel 617-355-2298" (Not written in Dorothy Waterhouse's handwriting)
Location of origin
New York, United States
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
28 3/4 x 17 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.338
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283991

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
sprig
branch
Period/Style
Sprig
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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