Skip to content

Search Collections

Wallpaper Border

2001.281.934 (RS194325)

Description

Fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Scrolling floral pattern with vertical striping in red flocking on metallic gold background. Pattern imitates woven textile. Ungrounded paper with embossed diamond texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossed wall coverings
flocking
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Probably United States
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
embossed wall coverings
flocking
floral patterns
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.934
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290297

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scroll
Floral
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Design Technique
Flocked

Comments