Skip to content

Search Collections

Bandbox

1922.347AB (RS188135)

Description

Oval, wooden bandbox (A) with lid (B). Paper exhibits a floral pattern with scrolling foliage, carnations and hyacinths. Printed in white, pink and two greens on an ungrounded paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
14 1/4 x 19 3/4 x 16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.347AB
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
176858

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
scrolling foliage
carnations
flowers
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

Comments