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1969.332.1 (RS180845)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of paper seems to be striped with a vertical cord and tassels. Neo-grec-influenced medallion pattern. Printed in black, red and gold on a greyish-blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Dining Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
19 5/8 x 13 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.332.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177619
Related Items
Accession number 1969.332.2- Relationship layers of paper from the 1st floor, s.w. room (now dining room) 1969.332.2-.5

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
cord and tassels
medallions with foliage
sprigs
Period/Style
Neo-grec
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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