Wallpaper Border or Sidewall

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1860-1875

GUSN

GUSN-291345

Description

Partial roll of uncut striped sidewall paper or wallpaper borders. The roll is printed with ten sets of a repeating stripe pattern, possibly borders, per roll width. Each set of stripes consists of narrow stripes block-printed in two shades of brown and in gold leaf on ochre ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
gold leaf
stripes
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

19 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.998

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Design Technique

Gilt

Form

unused

Ground Color

Ochre

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stripes

Period/Style

Stripe