Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-284697

Description

Wallpaper sample with foliate pattern from Middleton, Massachusetts. Overall pattern of stylized leaves and branches surrounded by pindots. Roller-printed in green, three browns and black on ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Flint Farm / Middleton" (handwritten)
"Hoffman 25 [illegible]land" (handwritten)

Pattern No.

215

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1985.833

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

30 1/2 x 18 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.422

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaves
branches
pindots

Period/Style

Foliate