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2001.281.350.2A-C (RS183386)

Description

Three wallpaper fragments from a school in Centerville, Massachusetts. Persian style floral pattern roller-printed in white, pale yellow, olive, black and red on light green ground. Floral ceiling border is attached to each fragment, see 2001.281.350.3A-C. Fragment of earlier layer of paper attached to Fragment (A), see 2001.281.350.1A-C.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original To .
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
ceiling papers
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Persian styles
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
15 1/2 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.350.2A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284102
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.350.1A-C Relationship First layer from same location.
Title Wallpaper border Accession number 2001.281.350.3A-C

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
vines
flowers
berries
dots
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 3/8, print width 18 (inches)

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