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Wallpaper Border or Sidewall

2001.281.998 (RS196390)

Description

Partial roll of uncut striped sidewall paper or wallpaper borders. The roll is printed with ten sets of a repeating stripe pattern, possibly borders, per roll width. Each set of stripes consists of narrow stripes block-printed in two shades of brown and in gold leaf on ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Material
gold leaf
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
gold leaf
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
19 3/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.998
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291345

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Stripes
Design Technique
Gilt
Period/Style
Stripe
Form
unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 3/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Gilt

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