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1971.208 (RS180493)

Description

Wallpaper fragment. Pattern of a bouquet of assorted flowers (including peonies, lilac, dafodil) and a medallion of garden tools and flutes (like a trophy). Side border of a vine of lilies or irises. Printed in brown, beige, grey and taupe on a taupe ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 1st Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
26 1/2 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.208
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
177693

Wallpaper Details

Decor Motif
trophy of garden tools and flutes
bouquets with peonies
lilac and dafodils
Form
Wall Fragment
State
Original
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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