Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-176701

Description

Unused wallpaper border sample. Border has ribbon moulding with bow knots and scalloped edges, with feathers and is framed by reel moulding. Printed in two blues, yellow, orange, black, white, green, grey and taupe on a black ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

Stephen Robbins House,

Additional Identification Number

1587

Related Items

Title Accession Number 1917.51

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1971.30

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England; plate 8, pgs. 76, 105.

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Black

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Laid

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

ribbon moulding
feathers
reel