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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.646AB (RS194088)

Description

Two fragments of ribbon and sprig-flocked wallpaper border. Tan and gold sprigs evenly spaced over red flocked ribbon with gold center stripe. Block-printed in brown, gold and red flocking on tan ground. Flocking is overprinted in pink, red and black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
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
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.646AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289489

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Ribbon
Sprig
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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