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2001.281.1053 (RS196686)

Description

Partial roll of striped wallpaper. Solid tan stripes alternate with green trellis pattern stripes. Roller-printed in green, tan and dark red on ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
"225 / U" (printed)
"Victorian - mid 19th century / etc. / many from Salem, Cape Cod, Maine, etc - / I have checked them all + / they can be filed. Not that interesting" (handwritten)
"Almost all late / papers - Victorian, etc / I have checked them / + must press them + put / together in a folder of / later papers" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1053
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291908

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Trellis
Stripes
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
225U
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 1 1/4, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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