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2000.628 (RS180168)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Common stripe of printed white X's alternating with vertically repeating bellflower wreaths framing white stiff-leaf motifs. Printed on blue rag paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.628
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178099
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 139, fig 33.1 for illustration of design
Related Items
Accession number 1973.408
Accession number 1965.174C
Accession number 1971.193

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Wreath
stiff-leaf
stripe X's
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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