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1968.38.4a (RS174626)

Description

Fragment of peapod and vine wallpaper removed from fireboard. Vine and peapod printed in olive green and brownish-red on tan ground. Attached border, see 1968.38.4b.

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
27w/border x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.38.4a
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter Peinze
GUSN
177319
Reference Notes
Wallpaer in New England, pg. 225, fig. 61.1.
Related Items
Accession number 1968.38.4b
Title Fireboard Accession number 1968.38.4b
Title Fireboard Accession number 1968.38.5

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
peapod
vine
Period/Style
Aesthetic
Form
Fireboard
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2 (inches)

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