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1971.143.2 (RS203976)

Description

Two fragments of the second layer of wallpaper removed from the closet in attic ("room O1") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Asymmetrical, scrolling foliate wallpaper. Roller-printed in yellow, red, and olive on mustard ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
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
1971.143.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302582
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.137.5 Relationship Similar pattern

Wallpaper Details

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

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