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Wallpaper Roller

Description

Long cylinder with carved pattern of geometric shapes consisting of 32 diamond or double zig-zagged stripes centered by simple stripe borders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1830
Location of origin
USA, New England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
softwood
wood (plant material)
Descriptive terms
Diamond
lozenges
ROLLER, WALLPAPER
Softwood
softwood
Stripe
stripes
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1251
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48593

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