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1950.602.1-.6 (RS204957)

Description

Six unused rolls. Diaper pattern composed of root-like motif inset with anthemion. Printed in white and gray on beige ground. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
Thomas Strahan, Inc. (Manufacturer)
United Wallpaper Crafters of N. Am. (Manufacturer)
Date
1930-1950
Paper installed 1950.
Inscriptions
6475 / U.W.P.C. / UNION / [leaf logo] THOMAS STRAHAN CO. (printed on left selvedge: "6475/U.W.P.C./UNION/[leaf logo] THOMAS STRAHAN CO." stamped on verso: "6475-A/A SHADE - RUN NO. 9 9?)")
6475-A / A shade - Run no. 9 (9?)
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.), Sitting Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Ipswich (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
United Wall Paper Crafters of North America (1923-1958)
Dimensions
19 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.602.1-.6
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
177594
Reference Notes
Thomas Strahan Album of Colonial Reproductions 1938
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.856ab Relationship same pattern, different colorway

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
diaper
anthemion
root
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Wove
Pattern Name
The Duxbury
Pattern No.
6475
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 5/8, print width 18 1/4 (inches)

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