Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1835

GUSN

GUSN-177675

Description

Wallpaper fragments (5). Pattern is very faint but looks like curly scrolls and medallions. Printed in blue-grey on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Harrison Gray Otis House, First House (Boston, Mass.), 3rd Floor Room

Additional Identification Number

1204

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1969.342.1-

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

9 x 1 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1969.342.3

Date

1830-1835 (c. 1830)

Places

Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Wall Fragment

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Sidewall/Fill

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolls
medallions