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Bandbox

1965.160 (RS175997)

Description

Cardboard box cover decorated with imitation drapery. Design is dotted in green and black striped trim.

Details

Maker
Moses Grant Jr. & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1811-1817
1842-53, working dates for company listed on box label
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
People and organizations
Eliza Wilkinson
Dimensions
4 x 8 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.160
Credit Line
Anonymous Gift
GUSN
177539
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, pp. 129-31 for other papers used in the Lord Mansion; fig 25.2 for same pattern
Related Items
Accession number 1964.400B Relationship Same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
imitation drapery
lace
dots
Period/Style
Drapery
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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