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1966.469.1 (RS175332)

Description

Fragment. Striped paper composed of 3 vertical rows of squares with checkerboard pattern. There are three pattern variations for each row: stylized foliate and striped block; angular 's' shape; and striped block and zig-zag shape and striped block. Squares are separated by a meader-like design. Printed in indigo on blue paper. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 17 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.469.1
GUSN
177707
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
grid
checkerboard
leaf
square
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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