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2001.281.971.3 (RS195164)

Description

Fragment of diaper-pattern wallpaper presumed to be from the Wade Homestead, Ipswich, Massachusetts. Figure of four small green diamonds with red diamond at the center on gray background is framed by diamond lattice. Roller-printed in green, red, gray and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1860
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Wade House (Ipswich, MA).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
United States
Descriptive terms
diaper patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Wade, Mary
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
6 x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.971.3
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291012
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.971.1AB Relationship Affixed to same piece of paperbaord and assumed to be related to the Wade House.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.971.2 Relationship Affixed to same piece of paperbaord and assumed to be related to the Wade House.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diamonds
lattice
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 2 1/2, repeat width 1 7/8 (inches)

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