Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-177580

Description

Partial roll. Thin strips of grass tinted blue-grey and woven together with thread.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
grass (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

This is probably the / left overs of Grass cloth / from the library at / Langdon. / Installed by Mrs. Woodbury / Langdon + replaced / by SPNEA late / 1970s or early 1980s. / RCN / 1/30/95 (attached note: "This is probably the / left overs of Grass cloth / from the library at / Langdon. / Installed by Mrs. Woodbury / Langdon + replaced / by SPNEA late / 1970s or early 1980s. / RCN / 1/30/95")

Associated Building

Original To Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

3446

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

37 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

2000.162

Places

Portsmouth (Rockingham county, New Hampshire)
Possibly China

Wallpaper Details

Form

Unused

State

Original

Medium

Grass Cloth