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1971.158.3A (RS176104)

Description

Small wallpaper fragment found in a series of layers of paper at the Silas Dean House, Wethersfield, Connecticut. Pattern consists of narrow cobalt blue stripe with linked diamonds running up the center alternating with a stripe of small circles. Printed in cobalt blue, purple, orange, and cream on a mustard yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Based on location within the series of layers and date of surrounding papers.
Associated Building
Original To Silas Deane House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 1/4 x 1 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.158.3A
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Elmer D. Keith
GUSN
272536
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.158.2 Relationship Per accession notes, wallpaper frament 3A was found above layer 2 but not found in association with any of the other layers collected.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
circle
pin dot
diamond
stripe
Form
fragment
State
Original
Use
Border

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