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2001.281.489 (RS191196)

Description

Fragment of unused wallpaper from Sandwich, Massachusetts. Allover foliate pattern with floral sprigs . Roller-printed in green and white on ungrounded, blue paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Inscriptions
"Sandwich Mass" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Sandwich (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Sutton, Mrs.
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.489
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
286673
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.1187 Relationship Same pattern and paper. 2001.281.489 probably cut from roll 2001.281.1187.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Ingrain
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
flowers
sprigs
dots
Period/Style
Foliate
Sprig
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 1/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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