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Bandbox

1934.2948.2 (RS189269)

Description

Small, square pasteboard bandbox covered in foliate patterned paper. The pattern consists of oak leaves, acorns, flowers, pindots and diaper pattern. Block printed in grey and blue on a white, satin ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Location of origin
France; United States
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House.
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Possibly France
Possibly United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
Dimensions
5 3/8 x 9 5/8 x 8 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2948.2
GUSN
177743

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
oak leaves
acorns
flowers
diaper pattern
pindots
Design Technique
Polished
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Design Technique
Polished

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