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1971.135.5 (RS203961)

Description

Fifth layer of wallpaper from the entrance hall of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts.Two fragments of striped wallpaper. White stripes with gray ribbing resemble ribbon overprinted with sprigs. Background of floral sprays and scrolling figures. Roller printed in gray, white, olive, tan and red on white ground.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Front Hall.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1971.135.5
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302528

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Ribbon
Sprigs
Scrolls
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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