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1924.900 (RS174957)

Description

Fragment. Border. Festoon border with gimp tassles and swags, printed in black, white, red and pink.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
United States
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.900
GUSN
176651
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 91, fig 20.a. Lynn; "Wallpaper in America"; p. 96, fig 4-6.
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Festoon
tassle
swag
Form
Fireboard
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width Incomplete (inches)

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