Wallpaper Fragment

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1897

GUSN

GUSN-103513

Description

Unused sample. Saint George and Saint Patrick in gold on horseback each holding a banner both within scrolled frames with a dark red flocked background, scrolling flocked vines of clovers and thistles in between. Block-printed in gold, flocked in dark red on a red ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
fragments
WALLPAPER

Inscription

Selvedge: 307952 - Rec - 307953"\n Reverse: "SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / 1890" [in pencil] "39741. 36 yard" (Printed, stamp and written)

Pattern

National

Additional Identification Number

3241

Related Items

Title 2008.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1

Maker

Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 (Designer)
Jeffrey & Co (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

London, England (origin); Norwich, CT (use)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

28 1/2 in x 22 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.35

Reference Notes

Illustrated in "Wallpapers an International History and Illustrated Survey," p. 310, fig. 873.