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1965.172A (RS173800)

Description

Wallpaper and attached border fragments. Alternating blocks of medallions inscribed within diamonds and blocks divided into four triangles, each striped in a different color. (see attached border) Printed in black, grey, green and white on yellow ground. (undetermined repeat) Border - three dimensional block design, block printed in blue, black, orange, yellow and white.

Details

Maker
Possibly Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1805-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Prince-Rollins House, Stairway.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 1/4 x 18 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.172A
Credit Line
Gift of Thomas Williams
GUSN
178579
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1965.172D Relationship Layer found directly beneath E in one or two instances only with none of the other layers present to provie a more precise knowledge of its original position in relation to the other papers. May well be the earliest papers.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1965.172E Relationship outermost layer

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
block
medallion
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width Incomplete (inches)

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