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Wallpapered board

1990.303 (RS207210)

Description

Sheathing board with wallpaper adhering. White foliate and fern block printed on mustard ground. Evidence of second paper: small black net and green/red floral motifs on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Material
paper (fiber product)
softwood
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Places
Bath (Sagadahoc county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
Board
boards (flat objects)
paper (fiber product)
sheathing
softwood
wallpapers
walls
Dimensions
17.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.303
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Burden
GUSN
296254

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
fern
foliate
Period/Style
Foliate
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19, repeat width 14.5, print width 14.5 (inches)

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