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1971.135.4.1 (RS203968)

Description

Fourth layer of wallpaper from the entrance hall of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Jewels hang from chain swags to form striped pattern. Block printed in metallic gold and green on gray ground. Machine made paper.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1950
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Front Hall.
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Covering, Wall
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
Accession Number
1971.135.4.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302526
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.135.4.2 Relationship Associated border.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.135.13

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Jewels
Chains
Swags
Stripe
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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