Wallpapered board

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

c.1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-301767

Description

Board with tounge and groove edge and two layers of wallpaper. Broken along both edges. First (earliest) layer of wallpaper is a block printed with concave-edged diamonds and foliate vines in black and white on a blue ground. The second paper is block printed with stripes of diaper pattern, foliate vine, and stylized flowers, also in black and white on a light blue ground. See 1968.32.2 for flat samples of second paper.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
boards (flat objects)
sheathing
wallpapers
softwood
carving (processes)
Lumber
Board
Board

Associated Building

Original To Parson Stephen Badger House,

Additional Identification Number

1968.32B

Related Items

Title Wallpapered board Accession Number 1968.32.1
Title Wallpapered board Accession Number 1968.32.1
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1968.32.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Construction Materials

Dimensions

52 7/8 x 12 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter A. Peinze

Accession Number

1968.32.5

Places

South Natick (Natick, Middlesex county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]