Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1875

GUSN

GUSN-283568

Description

Unused wallpaper fragment from Barnstable, Massachusetts. Large-scale foliate spray with trailing vine over diaper pattern. Roller-printed in tan, maroon, and two greens on light tan ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
diaper patterns
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Barnstable Harris" (handwritten)
"49 I" (I= capital letter i)

Related Items

Title Accession Number

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

22 x 19 3/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.278

Places

Barnstable (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

diaper
foliate
leaves
vines
diamond

Period/Style

Diaper Pattern