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1971.2 (RS176548)

Description

Wallpaper fragment from the Stephen Robbins House, Lexington, Massachusetts. Three-dimensional block and white chaining on blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Robbins House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 1/4 x 13 13/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176692
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England; rear cover, fig. 18.1, p. 86
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
three-dimensional block
chaining
paving pattern
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
Joined sheets
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 4 5/8 (inches)

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