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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.652 (RS194041)

Description

Flocked wallpaper border with scroll and strapwork pattern. Border is cut around pattern on one edge and is block-printed in green flocking and metallic gold on white ground. Flocking is overprinted in light green 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)
strapwork
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.652
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289520

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
scrolls
strapwork
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 18 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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