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2001.281.401.3A-C (RS191629)

Description

Striped wallpaper fragments from Hanson, Massachusetts. Probable third layer of approximately six. Alternating stripes of flowers, horizontal stripes with dots and scrolling vines. Roller-printed in green, red and white on ungrounded paper. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
"Mrs. Francis Hunt / 324 Winter St. Hanson" (written on scrap of newsprint)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.401.3A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284530
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
dots
stripes
scrolls
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/2 (inches)

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