Wallpaper Sample Book

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1902

GUSN

GUSN-11052

Description

Wallpaper sample book titled "Samples / E. J. Hickey & Co. / 1902. / Wall Papers / 35 Cornhill, Boston, Mass." Title is printed on rectangular label affixed to front cover. Book is covered with heavy black paper textured to resemble leather with a cloth binding. Book includes samples of sidewall, ceiling an border papers. Loose sheets interleaved with attached sheets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
sample books
paper (fiber product)
ceiling papers
scrolls (motifs)
Unidentified Paper
Leather
Wallpaper
Scroll
Catalog, Trade

Inscription

Samples / E. J. Hickey & Co. / 1902. / Wall Papers / 35 Cornhill, Boston, Mass. (Printed onlabel affixed front cover.)

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Title Wallpaper Sample Book Accession Number 1996.61

Maker

E.J. Hickey & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Object Type

Advertising Medium

Dimensions

14 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1992.187

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)