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Leather Wallcovering Fragment

2008.6.92 (RS196232)

Description

Leather wallcovering fragment. Small rectangular piece of embossed leather wallcovering attached to a piece of cardboard with a medallion with a floral spray in center. Embossed in green, red and gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1900
Inscriptions
"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / Leather / Cordova Leather / Spanish, 17th or 18th centuries / 140.6" (Stamp and written)
Location of origin
Possibly Spain (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
10 in x 15 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.92
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103570
Related Items
Title 2008.6.99 Accession number 2008.6.1

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