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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.661 (RS194085)

Description

Fragment of embossed and flocked wallpaper border. Narrow border with a band of embossed foliate figures in metallic gold against red flocking. Non-metallic gold or ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
embossed wall coverings
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
embossed wall coverings
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.661
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289551

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Stylized Leaves
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

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