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2001.281.401.1 (RS191629)

Description

Small fragment of Gothic Revival style wallpaper part of a multilayered sample of papers from Hanson, Massachusetts. Earliest identified layer of approximately six layers is a small fragment of a Gothic style pattern roller-printed in black and white on green, ungrounded paper. Fragment attached to the back of 2001.281.401.3A.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Francis Hunt / 324 Winter St. Hanson" (written on scrap of newsprint)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Gothic Revival
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 1 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.401.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284527
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.401.2A-C
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.401.3A-C
Title Window Shade used as Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.401.7A-D
Title Wallpaper Tracing Accession number 2001.281.402

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Rosette
Arch
Window
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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