Decorative finishes

Examples of decorative tiling and wallpaper, including linoleum and paint samples.

A selection of objects from the collection have been 3D scanned, it is anticipated that more will be added.

Objects


Explore the complete collection of finishes in an online exhibition with images and detailed descriptions of each object.

wallpaper

Finishes collection

Finishes: collection data

 

Accession number

Object name

Material

Brief description

Keywords

Dimensions

Paint

      
 

ABP-HBM-5.100

Paint sample

Paint

3 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

14 x 5 mm; 12 x 7 mm; 15 x 6 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.101

Paint sample

Paint

2 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

15 x 6 mm, 15 x 7 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.102

Paint sample

Paint

3 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

13 x 7 mm, 15 x 7 mm, 13 x 7 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.103

Paint sample

Paint

2 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

12 x 9 mm, 13 x 9 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.104

Paint sample

Paint

2 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

15 x 9 mm, 12 x 13 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.105

Paint sample

Paint

2 paint chips mounted in parrafin wax

Paint, Paint sample, Decorative finishes, Wax sample, Parrafin wax

13 x 8 mm, 15 x 8 mm

Walls

      
 

Accession number

Object name

Material

Brief description

Keywords

Dimensions

 

ABP-HBM-5.200

Piece of framing

wood

Piece of hardwood framing, split longitudinally through nail hole.

Framing, Wood, Hardwood, New Zealand

100 x 45 x 20 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.201

Palm Matting

 

Piece of palm matting

Palm, Palm matting, Flooring ,Walls

230 x 265 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.202

Wallpaper

 

The sample here is from a frieze height subdivision of wallpaper used in the 20th century.

Interior, Frieze, Wallpaper

irregular piece

Flooring

      
 

Accession number

Object name

Material

Brief description

Keywords

Dimensions

 

ABP-HBM-5.300

Skirting

wood, paint

Section of skirting; exposed face with several layers of paint, the top layer white.

Skirting, Wood, Paint, Mentone, Indian teak, Finishing

160 x 160 x 25 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.301

Skirting

Concrete, mortar, paint

Section of skirting; exposed face with several layers of paint, the top layer green.

Skirting, Cement, Mortar, Paint, Finishing

180 x 155 x 40 mm

Decorative Tiling

      
 

Accession number

Object name

Material

Brief description

Keywords

Dimensions

 

ABP-HBM-5.400

Glazed tile

terracotta, enamel colours

Glazed tile with terracotta body, rectangular form, upper surface decorated in enamel colours with the words "LAGAR DE/LOS ANGELES" in blue on a white ground, within a rectangular cartouche in colours of yellow, blue and green.

Glazed tile, Ornamental tile, Terracotta, Enamel colour

400 x 740 x 16 mm

 

ABP-HBM-5.401

Ceramic Tile

 

SEE INSCRIPTION ON BACK

 

152 x 152 mm

       
  

Corrugated glass

Glass

Piece of corrugated glass

Corrugated glass, Glass, Pilkington glass

60 x 55 mm