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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.341 (RS191100)

Description

Partial roll of unused wallpaper border from Cambridge, Massachusetts. Pattern of alternating stylized foliate figures and vine. Roller-printed in two yellows, black, white and orange on brown ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"Gallishaw / Cambridge" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 5/8 x 68 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.341
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
283994

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliate
Anthemion
circle
vine
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 1/4, print width 1 5/8 (inches)

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