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Wallpaper fragments

2005.8A-D (RS179486)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Block-printed on hand-made paper using several colors-glossy dark green, red, pink and white on a lighter green ground; (a) depicts a chicken in a vignette with trees between plaid stripes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1815
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
plaids
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.8A-D
Credit Line
Gift of William and Sharon Churchill
GUSN
181364

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