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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.695 (RS194059)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Narrow border with pattern of two alternating medallion figures in gold against red flocking. Roller-printed in metallic gold and red flocking on polished white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.695
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
289784

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Medallions
Design Technique
Flocked
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 3 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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