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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.648 (RS194082)

Description

Flocked ribbon wallpaper border. Red ribbon with gold stripes held in a bow by an oval clasp, ivy leaves and berries. Block-printed in tan, brown, metallic gold and red flocking on white ground. Flocking is overprinted in pink 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
3 7/8 x 22 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.648
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289500

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
ivy
berries
ribbon
Jewelry
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 1/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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