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2001.281.435 (RS191617)

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment from Middleton, Massachusetts. Allover stylized floral pattern. Block-printed in green and gray-green on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Inscriptions
"Alma's cousin" (handwritten)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
12 3/4 x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.435
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
285388

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/8 (inches)

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