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1925 Ad F C Davidge Okame Wallpaper Japan Home Decor Samurai Weaver Toronto HB3

1925 Ad F C Davidge Okame Wallpaper Japan Home Decor Samurai Weaver Toronto HB3

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This is an original 1925 black and white print ad for grasscloth wallpaper from F. C. Davidge & Company of 28 Wellington Street West of Toronto, Canada. The caption writes, "Some eight hundred years ago when the Daimyo returned from his yearly visit to the Tokogawa Shogunate, he would bring with him, as his most valued gift, lengths of cloth woven from the Honeysuckle vine, which grows wild on the hillsides of Japan. This cloth was used by the Samurai for their Ceremonial dress..."

CONDITION

This 86+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 5.75 inches; 10 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Japanese, decoration, interior design, design, household

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