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2001.281.449.1 (RS191680)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from Newburyport, Massachusetts. First layer of two unseparated layers of wallpaper. Pattern appears to be a floral stripe roller-printed in orange, red, browns, greens and black on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
"Pleasant St / Newburyport / Mass" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
21 1/2 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.449.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
285749

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
stripes
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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