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1966.411.1AB (RS179479)

Description

Three fragments of wallpaper from the Daniel Hough House in Labanon, New Hampshire. Two wide ceiling border fragments (A-B) with a pattern of horizontal stripe of roses over a background of lace with floral sprigs. Block printed in orange, pink, varnish green, black and white on blue ground.

Details

Maker
Zechariah Mills (Manufacturer)
Date
1802-1807
Location of origin
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Associated Building
Original To Daniel Hough House (Lebanon, N.H.), 1st Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Connecticut (United States)
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 3/8 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.411.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Middleton
GUSN
179055
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p. 23, fig I-20. Wallpaper in America, C. Lynn p. 114, fig 6-5.
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1966.411.2 Relationship Originally numbered 1966.411c, this paper came from same house in Lebanon, Maine.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
lace
guilloche
stripes
wheat
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall Fragments
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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