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2001.281.128 (RS185498)

Description

Partial roll of embossed wallpaper from Boston retailer A. H. Davenport. Large scale stylized palmette and floral pattern. Roller-printed in brown, orange, and green on yellow ground. Embossed with numberous small geometric patterns.

Details

Maker
A.H. Davenport (Retailer)
Date
1880-1900
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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
42 3/4 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.128
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273419

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
palmette
flower
floral
circles
squares
Form
Unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 20 1/8 (inches)

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