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1972.113c (RS201278)

Description

Border with festoons, drapery and tassels with a top band of a single row of chevrons and a bottom band of a continuous cord. Printed in green, beige, and pink on a white ground.

Details

Maker
Appleton Prentiss (Manufacturer)
Date
1790-1815
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Short House Main House, Parlor.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 56 3/5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.113c
GUSN
177755
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England," pg. 147, fig. 35b, pl. 21, pg. 69, fig. 11.7. Lynn, fig. 7.4, pg. 123.
Related Items
Accession number 1972.113 Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1985.127 Relationship variant of pattern
Title Bandbox Accession number 1920.42
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.113A

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral festoons
tassels
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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