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1971.187.3 (RS175820)

Description

Stylized palmette and sprig stripe paper. Printed in brick red on dark green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Ironworks House, Sitting Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 1/2 x 16 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.187.3
GUSN
178090
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers in New England"; p. 133-4, fig 30.2
Related Items
Accession number 1940.41 Relationship French bandbox with same pattern
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1922.391

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
palmettes
sprigs
stripes
Period/Style
Neoclassical
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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