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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1004 (RS196361)

Description

Partial roll of uncut wallpaper borders half the width of a full roll. The partial roll is printed with three borders. Each border has a scrolling floral vine pattern printed in pink on a metallic gold background. The borders are edged with pink and purple stripes. Roller-printed in pink, purple and metallic gold on gray ground. The paper is embossed with a small-scale cord pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Inscriptions
"136" (printed)
Material
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
10 3/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1004
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291420

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Floral Vine
Scroll
Stylized Flowers
Period/Style
Floral
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
Pattern No.
136
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 (inches)

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