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2001.281.135 (RS182201)

Description

Fragment of embossed wallpaper from the stock of Boston retailer A. H. Davenport. Large scale foliate and gem or berry pattern. Roller-printed in green and metallic gold on light green ground.

Details

Maker
A.H. Davenport (Retailer)
Date
1880-1906
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
26 1/4 x 22 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.135
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273457

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
beads
gems
berry
foliate
urn
Form
unused
Paper Finish
Embossed
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: print width 21 (inches)

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