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Wallpapaer Border

2001.281.660 (RS194092)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border with trimmed edge. Carved molding and floral sprays. End of roll. Block-printed in white, two grays, two greens, orange, five pinks, black and red flocking on polished yellow ground. Flocking is overprinted in black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 7/8 x 17 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.660
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289550

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Floral Sprays
Architectural Molding
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 9 1/4, print width 16 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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