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1971.137.5 (RS203986)

Description

Two fragments of the fifth layer of wallpaper removed from the second floor bedroom (Parlor Chamber) of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. The paper is roller-printed in a stylized, scrolling foliate pattern in yellow, red, and olive on mustard ground. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), 2nd Floor Room.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1971.137.5
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302548
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.143.2

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Leaves
Scroll
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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