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1971.148 (RS175312)

Description

Fragment. Scenic paper formed within Gothic arch. American ship (designated by flag with 13 dots for stars) anchored in European (Italian ?) port. Lighthouse on rocks and sailors on shore.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 1/2 x 23 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.148
GUSN
178655

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
ship
lighthouse
American flag
sailor
cannon
Gothic arch
Period/Style
Scenic
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Theme
sailing, trade, transportation, America
Paper Type
Handmade

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