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1971.144.1 (RS203989)

Description

Four small fragments of the first layer of wallpaper removed from the stairway of the cellar leading up to the dining room of the Shirley-Eustis House, Roxbury, Massachusetts. The wallpaper is roller-printed in black, red, brown, white and green on ungrounded paper. Possibly Anglo-Japanese pattern. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Stairway.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Accession Number
1971.144.1
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
48464

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Period/Style
Anglo-Japanese
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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