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Wallpaper Border

1971.144.4.2 (RS203987)

Description

Three wallpaper border fragments for the fourth layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Scrolling anthemion pattern over a stripe with interlocking clover pattern at upper and lower edge.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
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
1971.144.4.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302588
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1968.80.7.1-.2 Relationship Same border found elsewhere in the Shirley-Eustis House.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Anthemion
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border

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