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1971.207.1 (RS180480)

Description

Wallpaper fragments (3). No pattern. Appears to be a peach colored paint (distemper?) over plain blue paper stock.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Closet.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
21 3/4 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.207.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177687
Related Items
Accession number 1971.207.1- Relationship layers of paper from the 2nd floor, back chamber closet (1971.207.1-.4)

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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