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1971.139.2 (RS203994)

Description

Second layer of wallpaper removed from the attic ("room k") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Stylized flower and scroll pattern showing Persian-style influences. Roller-printed in red, yellow and tan on cream ground. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Attic.
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
1971.139.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302571

Wallpaper Details

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

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