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1969.342.2 (RS180497)

Description

Wallpaper fragments (4). Samples are too small to see any distinct motifs except leaves and pin dots. Block printed in white and red on a cinnamon ground.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant & Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1811-1817
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
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
7 1/2 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.342.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177674
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, p.132, fig. 29.5
Related Items
Accession number 1969.342.1- Relationship layers of paper from the 3rd floor ell chamber 1969.342.1-.7
Accession number 1930.1619 Relationship pattern (leaf and pin dot motifs) similar to this paper, also by Moses Grant, Jr.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaf
pin dots
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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