Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-290360

Description

Fragment of gimp wallpaper border. Narrow blue and tan border with pattern resembling woven gimp. Block-printed in white, two tans, black and three blues on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
gimp (braided trimming)
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 38 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.943

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Gimp
Braid

Period/Style

Imitation textile