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1985.31 (RS175040)

Description

Fragment. Narrow borders composed of neat and stylized serpentine vine with suggested flowers. Printed in black and white on grey. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Associated Building
Stephen Robbins House.
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 3/8 x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.31
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176707
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England", p. 75, fig 14.3
Related Items
Accession number 1965.12.1 Relationship Same border printed with additional block

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
vine
stylized Flower
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 1/2, print width 1 3/8 (inches)

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