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1967.136.3 (RS175847)

Description

Fragment. Vertical stripe of diaper pattern alternating with berried foliage vine. Printed in green, red and white poosibly on blue ground. Colors are faded and stained. Straight repeat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Gedney House (Salem, Mass.), Front Hall.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 x 12 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1967.136.3
GUSN
177798
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 271, fig 79.4 for reproduction of same pattern.
Related Items
Accession number 1967.136.27 Relationship .1-.27 are layers in a sequence
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1923.313 Relationship Same pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1990.618 Relationship Same pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1923.313

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
vine and stripe
berries
diaper pattern
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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