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Bandbox

1924.438AB (RS186881)

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B) and lined with newspaper. Large-scale leaf pattern blockprinted in blue and red on a blended yellow, white and blue ground. There are two thin strips of another paper (probably Renaissance Revival) on the edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Location of origin
France
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Possibly France
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
12 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 15 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.438AB
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
176862

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Engraved
Decor Motif
leaves
Design Technique
Irise
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Design Technique
Irise

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