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Wallpaper fragment from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Pattern imitating marble blocks separated by a leaf and berry vine border. Block-printed in red and green on ungrounded paper. Paper may be handmade. A strip of cotton fabric affixed between two layers of the wallpaper, presumably to smooth the appearance of a wall seam.
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
"Mrs. Mutchmore [?] / 4 Washington" (Difficult to read.)
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
14 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
Title Wallpaper with attached border Accession Number 2001.281.565.1AB