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Bandbox

1926.860AB (RS188197)

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B). Pastoral scene depicting a couple: woman has an armload of fruit and man leans on shovel. Another woman waters flowers with watering vessel. Printed in two greens, white, pink on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1828-1830
newspaper lining dated 1828
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
12 3/4 x 19 1/2 x 14 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.860AB
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
176863

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
flowers
trees
fruit
shovel
couple
jug
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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