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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.945 (RS194322)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with fretwork pattern. Roller-printed black Greek key fretwork pattern on metallic gold ground. . "6014 / Made in England" stamped on verso. "15 [cent symbol]" written in pencil on verso.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"6014 / Made in England" (stamped)
"15 [cent symbol]" (handwritten)
Location of origin
England
Material
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
borders (ornament areas)
frets (patterns)
metallic pigment
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
2 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.945
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
290363

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Fretwork
Square Wave
Greek Key
Period/Style
Geometric
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
6014
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat width 1 1/2 (inches)

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