Wallpaper

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-273452

Description

Partial roll of embossed wallpaper from the stock of Boston retailer A. H. Davenport. Large scale quatrafoil and lattice pattern. Gold ground with design elements stenciled in dark brown, green, and dark gold.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
embossed wall coverings
Wallpaper

Inscription

"7016RM / Ahl" (pattern number? )
"$4.50" (handwritten)

Maker

A.H. Davenport (Retailer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

27 x 19 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.130

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Stenciled

Form

unused

Ground Color

Gold

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Use

Ceiling

Paper Finish

Embossed

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Quatrafoil
floral