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1971.187.4 (RS175768)

Description

Rainbow paper. Vertical stalks with allover pattern of pomegranates that alternate with oak leaves and acorns. Blended red, blue, yellow and white on a light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
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
34 3/4 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.187.4
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178135
Reference Notes
"Wallpapers in New England"; p142-3, fig. 34.3.
Related Items
Accession number 1971.187.1 Relationship other layer in sequence
Accession number 1971.187.2 Relationship other layer in sequence
Accession number 1971.187.3 Relationship other layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
pomegranates
oak leaves
acorns
Period/Style
Rainbow
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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