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1969.340.1 (RS180491)

Description

Wallpaper fragments (2). Embossed design of floral ornament of 3-lobed shape with leaves, thistles, cross and fleur-de-lis as embellishments. Printed in gold on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Location of origin
Germany; United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly Germany
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 3/4 x 14 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.340.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177668
Related Items
Accession number 1969.340.2- Relationship layers from the 2nd floor, southeast chamber 1969.340.2-.6

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
stylized flower
foliage
thistles
fleur-de-lis
Design Technique
Gilt
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Design Technique
Gilt

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