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Carpet Liner fragment

2005.2.15 (RS138766)

Description

Paper carpet liner with cotton back. Blue patterned paper with scrolling floral design. Rectangular sections stitched together with white thread.

Details

Maker
John H. Pray & Sons Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
"JOHN H. PRAY & SONS COMPANY BUSINESS ESTABLISHED IN 1817" (Printed in outer ring of circular seal, black text)
"SANITARY/CARPET LINING" (Black text)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original location Second Harrison Gray Otis House. Original location Second Harrison Gray Otis House.
Material
batting
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Floor Covering
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
batting
carpets
Pad, Carpet
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
29 x 36 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.2.15
GUSN
103305
Related Items
Title 24 Accession number 2005.2.1

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