Fireboard

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-177320

Description

Fragment of small floral and ribbon paper from fireboard. Printed in red and blue on ungrounded paper. Repeat?

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
wallpapers
fireboards (fireplace equipment)
Fireboard

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1037
1968.38A

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

23 5/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1968.38.1

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, pg. 225.

Places

United States

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1968.38.2-4

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Fireboard

Ground Color

Ungrounded

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral
ribbon