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Wallpapered board

2010.92.1-.2 (RS207213)

Description

Wallpapered board. Side 1: wallpaper with grisaille pattern of vertical lines of leaves and small flowers with geometric medallions. Side 2: Small pink, green, and blue flowers on a tan ground. Side 1 has the same geometric pattern as the wallpaper in an upstairs closet at the Swett-Ilsley House in Newbury, Massachusetts.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
2010.92.1
Inscriptions
"HERE/ RUN-111/ MADE IN USA" (2010.92.2)
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 x 15 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.92.1-.2
Credit Line
Gift of John Hardy Wright
GUSN
243707
Related Items
Title Sheathing Accession number 2004.36 Relationship same paper

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