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2001.281.568 (RS194578)

Description

Fragment of sprig and diaper-pattern wallpaper from Wolfeboro, New Hampshire. Diaper pattern is a delicate, interwoven vine with small flowers framing a floral sprig. Roller-printed in maroon, ochre, brown, yellow and white on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"Wolfeboro, N. H. / Robbins / B14 [circled]" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
diaper patterns
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 3/4 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.568
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
288320

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Vine
Sprig
Diaper pattern
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Sprig
Form
unused
Pattern No.
521
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 1/8, print width 11 1/2 (inches)

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