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Embossed Wallpaper Sample

2008.6.97 (RS196247)

Description

Unused sample. Embossed paper to imitate leather with peacocks surrounded by stylized scrolling foliage and flowers.

Details

Maker
Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Date
ca. 1895
Inscriptions
"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890" [in pencil] "91 yd" (Stamp and written)
Location of origin
England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
WALLPAPER
wallpapers
Dimensions
22 3/4 in x 25 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.6.97
Credit Line
Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum
GUSN
103575
Reference Notes
This pattern is illustrated in "Wallpapers an International History and Illustrated Survey," p. 309, fig. 870.
Related Items
Title 2008.6.99 Accession number 2008.6.1

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Fig and Peacock

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