Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-290363

Description

Fragment of wallpaper border with fretwork pattern. Roller-printed black Greek key fretwork pattern on metallic gold ground. . "6014 / Made in England" stamped on verso. "15 [cent symbol]" written in pencil on verso.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
borders (ornament areas)
paper (fiber product)
metallic pigment
frets (patterns)
Wallpaper

Inscription

"6014 / Made in England" (stamped)
"15 [cent symbol]" (handwritten)

Pattern No.

6014

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

2 x 8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.945

Places

England (United Kingdom) [country]

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Fretwork
Square Wave
Greek Key

Period/Style

Geometric