Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-289154

Description

Unused fragment of flocked wallpaper border. Rose sprays printed in tan and gold on green flocked background. \n The border is cut around rose figure on lower edge. Block-printed in brown, metallic gold and green flocking on tan ground. Green flocking is overprinted in light green and black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

3 1/8 x 26 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.631A-C

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Flocked

Form

unused

Ground Color

Tan

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Roses
Leaves

Period/Style

Floral