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Description

Fragment. Meandering bell flowers printed in black and white on yellow-ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1790
1787 - year Hamilton House was built
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 3 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.4B
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry Vaughan
GUSN
175819
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 60, fig. 9.2
Related Items
Accession number 1923.4 Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1923.5b Relationship same pattern, different color

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
bell flower
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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