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Fragment of diaper-pattern wallpaper presumed to be from the Wade Homestead, Ipswich, Massachusetts. Navy blue quatrefoils consisting of four stylized flower heads are framed by a white, diamond-shaped lattice. Roller-printed in blue, white and black on ungrounded paper. Wood pulp is visible in the paper.
paper (fiber product)
"Very early" [underlined] (In same handwriting and pen as notes associated with 2001.281.971.1ab. )
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Original To Wade House (Ipswich, MA),
12 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Bernard Scott
Ipswich (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Probably United States
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.971.1AB
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.971.3