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1930.1616 (RS175045)

Description

Fragments. Indians or other indiginous people shown making a basket. Thatched roofed building with flag, probably a mission or garrison? shown with palm trees, butterfly and dragonfly. Printed in green, black, pink and orange on sky blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Stephen Robbins House.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 20 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1616
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176710

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Indians
basket
palm tree
thatched roof
flag
butterfly
dragonfly.
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Theme
Exoticism, Native Americans?, Colonization, Tropical
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width Incomplete (inches)

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