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Ceiling Paper Corner Border

2001.281.248.1 (RS181427)

Description

Unused corner fragment of ceiling border paper. Stylized leaf and flower sprigs, stripe and rosette elements embellish dark maroon flocking. Roller-printed in metallic gold, dark ochre, two greens on light ochre ground. Matches Ceiling border 2001.281.248.2

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1870
Material
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
ceiling papers
flock papers
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/8 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.248.1
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283326
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Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
rosette
sprig
Leaves
stripes
flocked
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Ceiling Paper
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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