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1971.141.1 (RS203982)

Description

First layer of wallpaper removed from the attic ("room L") of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. Diaper and sprig patterned; diamonds formed by c-scrolls. Roller-printed in purple and green on white ground.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
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)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1971.141.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
48461
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.210
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.1185

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Diaper
Diamond
Sprig
Period/Style
Diaper Pattern
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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