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1978.141.1A (RS182731)

Description

Used wallpaper fragment. Trophy Paper. Pattern consists of vertical stripes behind bouquets and trophies of war, including shield, arrows and quiver, flag and sword. Prints in black and white on yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1785
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Theodore Lyman House, 2nd Floor Room.
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
29 x 20 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.141.1A
Credit Line
Gift of Theodore Kingsbury
GUSN
178768
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pg. 54-5, fig. 6.3
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1987.141.1B

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
trophy
quiver
arrows
shield
flag
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
joined sheets
State
Original
Theme
war
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 21 (inches)

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