Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-291426

Description

Partial roll of wallpaper boarders printed with two uncut floral borders. Each border has a wide center band depicting a stylized floral vine in pinks and greens against a white background with metallic gold flecks. Running along the upper and lower edges of the borders are narrow green and gold stripes, the green stripe printed with a geometric foliate vine motif. Roller-printed in two greens and two pinks with metallic gold on white ground.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1005

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

unused

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Stylized flowers
Floral Vine
Stripes

Period/Style

Floral