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2001.281.1160 (RS197429)

Description

Small rolled fragment of flocked floral stripe wallpaper. Paper is printed with a wide, vertical architectural molding in gold and tan on the left side of paper and a large-scale floral vine in gold and tan growing over background of red flocking on the right. Block-printed in metallic gold, two browns, cream and red flocking on tan ground. Flocking is overprinted in black. The paper is embossed with a diamond texture.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Material
embossed wall coverings
flocking
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
flocking
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
stripes
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
11 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1160
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293282

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
Moiré
Floral vine
Architectural Molding
Design Technique
Flocked
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Unused
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/2 (inches)
Design Technique
Flocked

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