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Wallpaper Catalog Cover

1992.99 (RS209821)

Description

Cover for a wallpaper trade catalog, covered in white paper with three strips of leather over binding with two worn rope fasteners. Inside is lined with green, pink and white mottled pattern paper. Label affixed to inside left cover from John Muggeridge and Sons.

Details

Maker
John Muggeridge & Sons (Retailer)
Date
1700-1799
Inscriptions
"John Muggeridge & Son, / STATIONERS, BOOKSELLERS / and Paper Hangers. / No 92 / Near St Margarets Hill Burrough. / SOUTHWARK / Sell all Sorts of Stationary, Books, / Stamps, and Variety of / Paper Hangings. / Wholesale, Retail & for Exportation. At the lowest Prices." (Paper Label)
Location of origin
Southwark, England
Material
leather
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
United Kingdom
Descriptive terms
Catalog, Trade
leather
paper (fiber product)
textile materials
wallpapers
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.99
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
103456
Related Items
Accession number 1992.96 possibly the case for the book.
Title Trade Catalog Case Accession number 1992.96

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