This very fine pillar and arch paper,
inspired by the British architectural patterns
of the 1760s and 1770s, is probably the first
American design which features allegorical
symbols. Like most architectural papers, it
was probably hung in a hallway though it may
have also been used in a parlor or bed
The allegorical characters include BritanniStraight Match
The historic colorway image above shows two
widths of the pattern installed.
Alternate colorway images show one
complete width of the pattern.