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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1006 (RS196395)

Description

Partial roll of uncut wallpaper borders half the width of a full roll. The partial roll includes three borders printed with two alternating stylized floral motifs in gold and gray on gray background. Two narrow turquois stripes run along the top of the borders, one turquois stripe along the bottom. Roller-printed in turquois, gray, two browns and metallic gold on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
9 7/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1006
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291425

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Stylized flowers
Geometric
stripes
Period/Style
NeoClassical
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 9 1/4, print width 9 1/8 (inches)

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