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Bandbox

1926.482AB (RS190257)

Description

Small, wooden, oval bandbox. Paper depicts a repeating pattern of leaves or ovals in a symmetrical organization with dots in the background. Printed in ochre and pink on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
Dimensions
8 x 13 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.482AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
176742

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
dots
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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