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1969.334.1B (RS180844)

Description

Wallpaper border fragments. Repeated pattern of feathered vines of leaves framing sprigs. At the bottom are swags joining each group. Printed in two greens and white on a light blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1796-1797
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Kitchen.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 3/8 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.334.1B
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177620
Reference Notes
see 1969.334.1
Related Items
Accession number 1969.334.1 Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1985.3 Relationship same pattern - reversed

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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