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1971.137.8.2 (RS203981)

Description

Five fragments of border for eighth layer of wallpaper removed from the second floor bedroom (Parlor Chamber) of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Pattern of stylized flowers borderd above and below by stripes of stylized flower sprigs. Roller printed in red, blue, white, green and gray on gray ground. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
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
1971.137.8.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302552
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.137.8.1 Relationship Sidewall paper.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized flowers
Sprigs
Stripes
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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