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1969.337.2A (RS180779)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern consists of two stripes filled with sprig motif and separated by a narrow stripe of leaves and sprigs. Printed in green and white on a light green ground.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1800-1807
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 x 21 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.337.2A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177651
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, fig 23.1, p.111
Related Items
Accession number 1969.337.2b Relationship border
Accession number 1969.337.1- Relationship sequence of layers from the Otis House withdrawing room (1969.337.1-.9)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
sprigs
stripe of leaves and sprigs
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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