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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.993 (RS196355)

Description

Fragment of a roll of uncut wallpaper borders. The paper is printed with eight borders (two sets of four) per roll width. The border pattern is an undulating stylized vine with leaves and berries. Checkered bands run along the edges of each border. Block-printed in green and dark green on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1975-1900
Inscriptions
"25620" (Pattern number)
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
34 3/4 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.993
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291323

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Vine
Leaves
Berries
Period/Style
Foliate
Aesthetic
Form
Unused
Pattern No.
25620
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 2 7/8, print width 18 1/2 (inches)

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