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1969.341.1AB (RS180961)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Pattern has faded almost completely, but there are vertical stripe lines, pin dots and sprigs. Printed in green, black, white on a bluish green ground. Tax stamp on verso. Also on verso notes and drawings relating to this paper and 1969.341.1.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 5/8 x 22 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.341.1AB
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177669
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p.97, fig. 22b (tax stamp)
Related Items
Accession number 1969.341.1- Relationship layers 1969.341.1-.3

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
dots
sprigs
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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