Carpet Liner fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-103305

Description

Paper carpet liner with cotton back. Blue patterned paper with scrolling floral design. Rectangular sections stitched together with white thread.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carpets
paper (fiber product)
batting
Pad, Carpet

Inscription

"JOHN H. PRAY & SONS COMPANY BUSINESS ESTABLISHED IN 1817" (Printed in outer ring of circular seal, black text)
"SANITARY/CARPET LINING" (Black text)

Associated Building

Original location Second Harrison Gray Otis House,

Additional Identification Number

3033

Maker

John H. Pray & Sons Company (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

29 x 36 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2005.2.15

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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