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2001.281.543 (RS194582)

Description

Unused fragment of diaper-patterned wallpaper from the Governor Bradford house, Kingston, New Hampshire. Diaper pattern formed by diagonally intersecting ribbon. Diamonds frame floral sprigs. Roller-printed in cream, tan, brown, gray, orange and red on unground paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"Gov Bradford's home / Kingston N. H." (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Governor Bradford House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
diaper patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.543
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
287648

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Diaper
Diamond
Sprig
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
unused
Pattern No.
358
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 1/8, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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