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1987.336 (RS182905)

Description

Cut sample of scenic medallion style wallpaper. Nautical scenes of various types of vessels at sea and in harbor within lozenges composed of stylized vines. Printed in two greys, brown and white on buff ground.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1950
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Hathaway-Cushing-Millay House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 3/4 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.336
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
177429

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
ships
harbor
sailing vessels
house
cart
Period/Style
Scenery figure
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Harbor View
Pattern No.
6906
State
Original
Theme
nautical, Colonial Revival
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 17, print width 20 1/2 (inches)

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