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1969.337.1B (RS180784)

Description

Wide wallpaper border fragments. Large flowers, including tulips and foliage, intertwined. There is a bottom band of what looks like quatrefoils with cresting mouldings. Printed in red, pink, yellow, two greens, two blues and white on an unground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1796-1797
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.337.1B
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177644
Reference Notes
WPNE, fig. 22.1, pgs. 95-96
Related Items
Accession number 1969.337.1 Relationship sidewall
Accession number 1969.337.1c Relationship other border

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral
mouldings
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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