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Wallpaper on plaster

1972.116 (RS207100)

Description

Wallpaper fragment on horsehair plaster. Blue stripe of stylized vine framed with zig-zag and stylized flowers, alternating with stripe of allover cross or four-pointed star. Machine printed in blue on yellow ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
fibrous plaster
horsehair
wallpapers
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
fibrous plaster
horsehair
sheathing
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.116
Credit Line
Gift of James Garvin and Joseph Hammond
GUSN
66894
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.115a Relationship From same house
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.115b Relationship From same house

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripe
cross
star
vine
zig zag
tulip
State
Original
Theme
stripe
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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