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1969.343.2 (RS180499)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Stripe pattern with flowers and foliage in vertical columns embellished with scrolls, rosettes, swags of beads, birds and anthemia. Printed in two greens, two blues, white and mauve on a green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
23 1/8 x 3 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.343.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177679
Related Items
Accession number 1969.343.1a- Relationship 1969.343.1a-.7

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
swags
rosettes
bellflowers
foliage
birds
anthemion
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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