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Wallpaper Sample Book

2001.281.701 (RS209859)

Description

Trade catalog or sample book titled "Plain Ground and Silk Wallpapers" by Katzenbach and Warren. Catalog is a small fandeck with dark green cardboard covers and is secured by a single metal brad. Catalog contains 7 samples of textured silk wallpaper (pattern # 685 XG) and 43 samples of plain ground wallpaper (pattern # 30 PG) in different colorways.

Details

Maker
Katzenbach and Warren (Manufacturer)
Date
1960-1970
Inscriptions
"Office Use / Only" (Handwritten on cover.)
Plain Ground and Silk / Wallpapers / Katzenbach and Warren" (Printed on front and back covers.)
"Plain ground and silk wallpapers. All of the papers in this boolet are stock items, ..." (Printed on first page of book. Paragraph provides general description of papers.)
"Blue Shade White Silk / 685 XG 507 / $4.50 per roll" (Printed on reverse of first sample. Each sample bears a similar inscription.)
Location of origin
New York, NY, United States
Material
metal
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Catalog, Trade
metal
paper (fiber product)
sample books
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
4 x 5 5/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.701
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
288493

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