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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.943 (RS194306)

Description

Fragment of gimp wallpaper border. Narrow blue and tan border with pattern resembling woven gimp. Block-printed in white, two tans, black and three blues on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
borders (ornament areas)
gimp (braided trimming)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 38 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.943
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290360

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Gimp
Braid
Period/Style
Imitation textile
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1/2 (inches)

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