Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-291425

Description

Partial roll of uncut wallpaper borders half the width of a full roll. The partial roll includes three borders printed with two alternating stylized floral motifs in gold and gray on gray background. Two narrow turquois stripes run along the top of the borders, one turquois stripe along the bottom. Roller-printed in turquois, gray, two browns and metallic gold on gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

9 7/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1006

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Grey

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stylized flowers
Geometric
stripes

Period/Style

NeoClassical
Floral