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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1009 (RS196699)

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with scrolling, stylized floral vine pattern. Pink stripes edged with black run along top and bottom edges. Roller-printed in pink, black, peach, green, yellow, orange, white and puce on gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
29 x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1009
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291443

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Scoll
Acanthus Leaf
Stylized flowers
stripes
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Wall fragment
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 19 3/4 (inches)

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