Wallpaper fragment found in Washington's New Room at Mount Vernon. The observe is printed with a design in shades of black and gray, and appears to be from the border Washington installed in the New Room. The reverse bears traces of verditer green paint.


Block-printed pigment on paper


Overall (H x W): 1/2 in. x 7/8 in. (1.27 cm x 2.22 cm)

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Mount Vernon Collection

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Colors (Beta)

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