Wallpaper border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-284483

Description

Wallpaper border fragment from Falmouth, Massachusetts. Oakleaf and daisy border. Block-printed in red, three greens, two olive greens, two purples, mauve, two grays, four browns, dark blue, tan and ochre.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Related Items

Title Wallpaper Accession Number 2001.281.396.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

1 15/16 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.396.2

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

wall fragment

Ground Color

Cinnamon

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

diasy
oak leaf
flowers
vine

Period/Style

Floral