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1971.144.2.2 (RS203989)

Description

Fragment of walllpaper border for the second layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Yellow and red flowers overhang a red stripe with pink and black geometric pattern. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Stairway.
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
1971.144.2.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302585
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.144.2.1 Relationship Associated sidewall paper.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1968.80.5.2 Relationship Same border found elsewhere in the Shirley-Eustis House.

Wallpaper Details

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

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