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1969.337.5A (RS180782)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of small, 2-inch leaf sprigs with berries. Stamped gilt on a beige ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1870
Location of origin
France; Germany
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly France
Possibly Germany
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 7/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.337.5A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177654
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p.202
Related Items
Accession number 1969.337.5b Relationship border
Accession number 1969.337.1- Relationship layers of paper from the withdrawing room (1969.337.1-.9)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
leaf sprigs
Design Technique
Gilt
Period/Style
Gilt Figure
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Gilt

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