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Wallpaper Border

2001.281.1010 (RS196362)

Description

Rolled wallpaper border. Wide boarder with large-scale flowers and scrolling lace ribbon accented with metallic gold flakes (sparkles). Dot and chevron geometric patterns run along top and bottom of the border. Roller-printed in pale peach, cream, four browns, ochre, metallic copper and metallic gold flakes on light yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
9 1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1010
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
291444

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flowers
Lace Ribbon
Scroll
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Border
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 18 3/4, print width 9 1/8 (inches)

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