Wallpaper Border

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-291444

Description

Rolled wallpaper border. Wide boarder with large-scale flowers and scrolling lace ribbon accented with metallic gold flakes (sparkles). Dot and chevron geometric patterns run along top and bottom of the border. Roller-printed in pale peach, cream, four browns, ochre, metallic copper and metallic gold flakes on light yellow ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
floral patterns
Wallpaper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

9 1/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.1010

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Unused

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Border

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Flowers
Lace Ribbon
Scroll

Period/Style

Floral