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1994.79.1 (RS193976)

Description

Fragment. Wallpaper blockprinted with allover repeating pattern of hooked s-shaped motifs, circles and dots. Printed in blue on cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"Bixby Inn - 1807? / Francestown / N.H. / Hall" (handwritten by Nina Fletcher Little on back)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1994.79.1
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
286680

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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