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2008.6.35 (RS196184)

Description

Unused sample. Saint George and Saint Patrick in gold on horseback each holding a banner both within scrolled frames with a dark red flocked background, scrolling flocked vines of clovers and thistles in between. Block-printed in gold, flocked in dark red on a red ground.

Details

Maker
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Jeffrey & Co (Manufacturer)
Date
1897
Inscriptions
Selvedge: 307952 - Rec - 307953"
Reverse: "SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890" [in pencil] "39741. 36 yard" (Printed, stamp and written)
Location of origin
London, England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
fragments
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
28 1/2 in x 22 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.35
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103513
Reference Notes
Illustrated in "Wallpapers an International History and Illustrated Survey," p. 310, fig. 873.
Related Items
Title 2008.6.99 Accession number 2008.6.1

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
National

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