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2001.281.366.3 (RS183393)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Cotuit, Massachusetts. Masonry wallpaper with foliate medallion figures. Roller-printed in green on ungrounded paper. Layer three of three. Paper striped by lathe applied over it.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
"Cotuit / Mass" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
26 x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.366.3
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284158
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.366.1AB Relationship Layer one of three
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.366.2 Relationship Layer two of three

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
blocks
foliate
medallion
Period/Style
Masonry
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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