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Wallpaper border

2001.281.396.2 (RS191641)

Description

Wallpaper border fragment from Falmouth, Massachusetts. Oakleaf and daisy border. Block-printed in red, three greens, two olive greens, two purples, mauve, two grays, four browns, dark blue, tan and ochre.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 15/16 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.396.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284483
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.396.1 Relationship Attached wallpaper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
diasy
oak leaf
flowers
vine
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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