Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-284699

Description

Unused sample of wallpaper from Middleton, Massachusetts. Stylized floral trail pattern with four parallel, undulating vines or branches and floral sprigs. Roller-printed in green and brown on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"Alma's cousin / Mrs. Woodward / Flint Farm / Middleton / 1830" (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

26 1/2 x 19 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.424

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

vine
sprigs
flowers

Period/Style

Floral Trail