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2001.281.127 (RS185493)

Description

Partial roll of embossed wallpaper from Boston retailer A. H. Davenport. Large scale floral and foliate pattern. Pattern is iridenscent silver on mauve ground with background stenciled in green.

Details

Maker
A.H. Davenport (Retailer)
(Manufacturer)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Europe
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
embossed wall coverings
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
50 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.127
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273418

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
Flower
floral
foliate
Design Technique
Stenciled
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Theme
Floral
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 18 1/8 (inches)
Design Technique
Stenciled

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