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1969.341.3 (RS180498)

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Pattern of a central medallion framed by a diamond shape of flowers surrounded by a larger foliate vine, also in a diamond shape. Printed in white on a grey ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
31 1/4 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.341.3
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177671
Related Items
Accession number 1969.341.1- Relationship papers from the S.W. upper chamber of the Otis House (1969.341.1-.3)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
medallion
foliage in concentric diamond configurations
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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