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1968.38.4b (RS174626)

Description

Wallpaper border fragment from fireboard. Stylized floral border. Olive ground with flowers printed in reds, blacks and yellow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Old Jotham Bush Tavern (Boylston Center, Mass.).
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Fireboard
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
wallpapers
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.38.4b
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter A. Peinze
GUSN
177318
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Fireboard
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 2 3/4 (inches)

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