Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-177621

Description

Wallpaper fragments. Geometric paper with fish scales or bamboo, and concentric diamond shapes or parallelopipedon. Printed in white, black on a green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), Kitchen

Additional Identification Number

1141

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.334.1
Title Accession Number 1969.334.2b

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

11 x 12 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.334.2A

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

parallelopipedon
fish scales

Period/Style

Geometric