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1971.187.1 (RS175800)

Description

Sprigs with globes surrounded by vertical dashes. Black white, grey printed on grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
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
18 1/4 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.187.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
178136
Reference Notes
"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 57-8, fig 8.3.
Related Items
Accession number 1971.187.2 Relationship other layer in sequence
Accession number 1971.187.3 Relationship other layer in sequence
Accession number 1971.187.4 Relationship other layer in sequence
Accession number 1965.11A Relationship same pattern
Accession number 1970.6 Relationship similar pattern, book cover from Codman House
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.315AB

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sprigs
dashes
Period/Style
Sprig
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 1/4, repeat width 3 1/2 (inches)

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