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2001.281.1093 (RS196835)

Description

Rolled fragment of wallpaper with pattern name "The Vita" from Plymouth, Massachusetts. Pattern of diagonally repeating tree trunks with leafy branches forming a meandering foliate design. Roller printed in three blues on white ground. Pattern number 2372 and name printed in the selvedge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
"The Vita / 2372" (printed)
"Wise Farm house / Mt. Pero / Plymouth, NH" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Plymouth (Grafton county, New Hampshire)
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
23 3/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1093
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
292789

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Trees
Leaves
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
2372
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2, print width 18 (inches)

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