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2001.281.122 (RS185430)

Description

Roll of unused Japanese Leather wallpaper from Boston retailer A.H. Davenport. Embossed paper pattern of flowers and strapwork. Stenciled in red with gold ground. Japanese characters stamped in left selvedge.

Details

Maker
A.H. Davenport (Retailer)
Probably Rottman & Co. (Importer)
Date
1883-1916
Location of origin
Japan
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
36 1/4 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.122
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273404
Reference Notes
See also "Wallpapers in the Stock of A. H. Davenport and Company" on pages 239-240.

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Japanese Leather
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 25 1/4, print width 35 3/4 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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