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Wallpaper fragment

2005.2.9AB (RS207133)

Description

Wallpaper fragment (in two pieces) adhering to horsehair plaster substrate. Wallpaper is a floral and foliate pattern in blue pink, and yellow on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1885
Location of origin
England; Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original To Second Harrison Gray Otis House, 2nd Floor Room. Original location Second Harrison Gray Otis House.
Material
horsehair
plaster
wallpapers
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
fibrous plaster
horsehair
plaster
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
1.25" x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.2.9AB
Credit Line
Gift of Amos and Barbara Hostetter
GUSN
103299
Related Items
Title 24 Accession number 2005.2.1

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
floral
foliate
Period/Style
floral
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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