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2001.281.455.2 (RS186059)

Description

Fragment of floral wallpaper border from North Brookfield, Massachusetts. Black flocking, overprinted in blue and gray, with metallic copper ribbon on light blue ground. Border is attached to Renaissance Revival wallpaper (see 2001.281.455.1).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1850
Material
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.455.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
285835
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 2001.281.455.1

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
florwers
scrolling lines
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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