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1971.144.5.2 (RS203987)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border from the fifth (last) layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Fragment of wallpaper border (associated with sidewall 1971.144.5.1) with floral medallions framed by scrolls on a stylized lace panel background. Roller-printed in red, maroon, green, white, pink and liquid mica on pink ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1935
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
1971.144.5.2
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
302590
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1971.144.5.1 Relationship Associated sidewall.

Wallpaper Details

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

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