Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-177854

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border. This is the second border, applied on top of the first, associated with the same sidewall paper (see 1969.575.2 and 1969.575.2a). Trailing white and pink rose vine. Leaves and thorns are flocked in two greens and tan. Vine is entwined by ribbon printed in two blues. Maroon flocked background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
Wallpaper

Associated Building

General Samuel McClellan House,

Additional Identification Number

1249

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Border Accession Number 1969.575.2a
Title Wallpaper Accession Number 1969.575.1

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France; United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

5 x 33 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1969.575.2b

Reference Notes

Wallpaper in New England, p. 174, fig. 41.1.

Places

Possibly France
Possibly United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

Wall Fragment

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
ribbon

Period/Style

Floral