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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.631A-C (RS194105)

Description

Unused fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Rose sprays printed in tan and gold on green flocked background. \n The border is cut around rose figure on lower edge. Block-printed in brown, metallic gold and green flocking on tan ground. Green flocking is overprinted in light green and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
3 1/8 x 26 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.631A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289154

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
Leaves
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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