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2001.281.422 (RS191675)

Description

Wallpaper sample with foliate pattern from Middleton, Massachusetts. Overall pattern of stylized leaves and branches surrounded by pindots. Roller-printed in green, three browns and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Flint Farm / Middleton" (handwritten)
"Hoffman 25 [illegible]land" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
30 1/2 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.422
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
284697
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.833 Relationship Same paper from first Waterhouse gift.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
branches
pindots
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
unused
Pattern No.
215
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 1/4, print width 18 (inches)

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