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1979.89.1 (RS182877)

Description

Fragment. Organic, abstract stripe. Lobed elements in black and white attached to a vertical, black "stem" outlined by white, feathering lines and enclosed within a scalloped border edged with spikes. Printed on ungrounded, grey paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.89.1
GUSN
179203
Related Items
Accession number 1922.306 Relationship same design, different colorway (Kimball Tavern, Bradford, MA) from Kimball Tavern, Bradford, MA
Accession number 1979.89.1-.3 Relationship other layers in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
lobes
spikes
stripe
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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