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2001.281.448.3 (RS191668)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Newburyport, Massachusetts. Floral stripe pattern. White stripes with floral sprays alternate with a blue stipe with small sprigs. Roller-printed in white, blue, black and brown on ungrounded paper. Paper is unevenly matched and is patched in two places. Uppermost layer of three unseparated layers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.448.3
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
285746

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
sprays
sprigs
flowers
leaves
vines
buds
stripes
Period/Style
Floral 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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