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Album of wallpaper fragments

2001.281.1250 (RS209867)

Description

Wallpaper fragments collected in an album. Printed label "Old Wallpapers collected by G. W. French" pasted to interior of front cover. Loose magazine page with photos of movie actresses Joan Crawford and Barbara Ann Scott between pages.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Date range of wallpapers present in album.
Inscriptions
"ALBUM" (Embossed on front cover)
"Old Wallpapers / Collected by / G. W. FRENCH" (Label printed in black on striped paper.)
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Album
albums
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 11 1/4 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1250
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
296649

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