Leather Wallcovering Fragment

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1700-1900

GUSN

GUSN-103570

Description

Leather wallcovering fragment. Small rectangular piece of embossed leather wallcovering attached to a piece of cardboard with a medallion with a floral spray in center. Embossed in green, red and gold.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
WALLPAPER

Inscription

"SLATER MEMORIAL MUSEUM / NORWICH, CONN. / Leather / Cordova Leather / Spanish, 17th or 18th centuries / 140.6" (Stamp and written)

Additional Identification Number

3298

Related Items

Title 2008.6.99 Accession Number 2008.6.1

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Possibly Spain (origin); Norwich, CT (use)

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

10 in x 15 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Slater Memorial Museum

Accession Number

2008.6.92