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1990.620.1 (RS183168)

Description

Fragment. Diaper pattern formed by husk elements with 6-petaled flowers at the intersections. Printed in white on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1808-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
13 3/8 x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.620.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Museum of Early American Decoration
GUSN
179124
Reference Notes
See illustration of duplicate design - Wallpaper in New England, p. 87, fig. 19.2
Related Items
Accession number 1965.5.1 Relationship same pattern, different colors
Accession number 1965.172D Relationship same pattern, different colors
Accession number 1990.620.2 Relationship second layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
husk
flower
diamond
Period/Style
Diaper pattern
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 5 3/8 (inches)

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