Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-272536

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

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Silas Deane House,

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1971.158.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

4 1/4 x 1 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Elmer D. Keith

Accession Number

1971.158.3A

Date

1820-1840 (Based on location within the series of layers and date of surrounding papers.)

Wallpaper Details

Form

fragment

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

circle
pin dot
diamond
stripe