Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-176651

Description

Fragment. Border. Festoon border with gimp tassles and swags, printed in black, white, red and pink.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)

Additional Identification Number

496

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1924.900

Reference Notes

"Wallpaper in New England"; p. 91, fig 20.a. Lynn; "Wallpaper in America"; p. 96, fig 4-6.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1924.896
Title Accession Number 1924.897
Title Accession Number 1924.898
Title Accession Number 1924.899

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Fireboard

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Festoon
tassle
swag