Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1910-1935

GUSN

GUSN-302590

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

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Original To Shirley-Eustis House (Roxbury, Mass.), Stairway

Additional Identification Number

1971.144.5B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.144.5.2

Places

Roxbury (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1971.144.5.1

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Wall fragment

Ground Color

Pink

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Medallions
Lace

Period/Style

Floral Medallion