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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.662 (RS194076)

Description

Fragment of embossed and flocked wallpaper border. Alternating bands of green flocking and embossed metallic gold on a green ground. Central embossed band is a leaf and scroll figure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
embossed wall coverings
flocking
gilding
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
embossed wall coverings
flocking
gilding
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
7 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.662
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289554

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Stylized Leaf
Scroll
Diamonds
Dots
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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