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Bandbox

1918.913 (RS189244)

Description

Circular, pasteboard bandbox with lid. Paper pattern features a floral bunch with leaves and arched vines at top. Framed by vertical cords. Printed in pink, rose, varnish green, white on a blue ground. Yellow border on lid with an interlacing design in white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
wallpapers
Dimensions
5 7/8 (H), 11 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.913
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener
GUSN
176660

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral bunch
vines
cord
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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