Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1885

GUSN

GUSN-286753

Description

Sample. Wallpaper border printed with diamond-shaped lozenges filled with quatre-foil motifs and dots. Other geometric motifs and stripes are also present. Printed on embossed paper in crimson, brown, metallic blue, metallic gold and metallic peach on a gold ground. Mounted on cardboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"#167 2c" (Handwritten on back of cardboard)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

2002.47.14

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

diamonds
quatre-foils