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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.674 (RS194096)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Sprays of roses and leaves over upper band of gray with lower band of green flocking overprinted with foliate sprays in brown and black. The lower edge is bordered in gold-colored beaded molding. Block-printed in yellow, tan, brown, two grays and green flocking on white ground. End of roll.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
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
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 11 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.674
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289588

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Roses
Violets
Floral Sprays
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 10 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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