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Reproduction Wallpaper

2001.281.803 (RS195303)

Description

Unused sample of reproduction wallpaper in the "Stamford" pattern by W. J. Galligan & Sons. Wallpaper has an all-over geometric grid of small diamond shapes. Two alternating geometric motifs fill the diamonds. Printed in dark green and orange on a green ground.

Details

Maker
W. J. Galligan & Sons, Corp. (Manufacturer)
Date
1950-1965
Inscriptions
"W. J. Galligan & Sons Trim" and ""Stamford" No. M 1052" (Printed on left and right selvedges, respectively)
"40055 / 3.20" (Handwritten on back.)
"Gould Morgan Crosby / Furniture / 420 Boylston St., Boston Mass." (Stamped on back.)
Location of origin
Adams, Massachusetts, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Adams (Berkshire county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
geometric patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.803
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290437

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
diamonds
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Stamford
State
Repro
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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