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Leather Wallcovering Fragment

2008.6.93 (RS196255)

Description

Leather wallcovering fragment. Small rectangular piece of embossed leather wallcovering with a baroque scroll design. Embossed gold background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1900
Inscriptions
"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / Leather / Cordova Leather / Spanish, 17th or 18th centuries / 140.5" (Stamp and written)
Location of origin
Possibly Spain (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Components; Surface Elements
Descriptive terms
Covering, Wall
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
3 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.93
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103571

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