Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-177319

Description

Fragment of peapod and vine wallpaper removed from fireboard. Vine and peapod printed in olive green and brownish-red on tan ground. Attached border, see 1968.38.4b.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Associated Building

Original To Old Jotham Bush Tavern (Boylston Center, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1040

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1968.38.4b
Title Fireboard Accession Number 1968.38.4b
Title Fireboard Accession Number 1968.38.5

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

27w/border x 15 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter Peinze

Accession Number

1968.38.4a

Reference Notes

Wallpaer in New England, pg. 225, fig. 61.1.

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Fireboard

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

peapod
vine

Period/Style

Aesthetic