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1971.143.3 (RS203976)

Description

Fragment of the third (last) layer of wallpaper removed from the closet in attic ("room O1") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Assymetrical floral wallpaper roller-printed in red, gray-green and pale blue on yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
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
1971.143.3
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302583

Wallpaper Details

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

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