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2001.281.411 (RS191647)

Description

Wallpaper from the Wade Homestead in Ipswich, Massachusetts. Medallions consisting of floral baskets hanging from ribbon over a background of narrow stripes and small dots. Roller-printed in white, blue, green, mauve and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1915
Inscriptions
"SMB [inside shield logo] / 1103 / 11 D/. Per Piece" (stamped)
"Wade Homestead / Ipswich" (handwritten)
"G73" [circled]
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.411
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284640

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
dots
flowers
baskets
ribbon
Period/Style
Medallion
Stripe
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 14 3/4 (inches)

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