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Bandbox

1946.123AB (RS188238)

Description

Oval, wooden bandbox (A) with lid (B) covered in floral and foliate paper. Pink and white flowers with green leaves. Printed in red, pink, white and two greens on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
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
5 3/8 x 11 1/2 x 9 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.123AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
178253

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
scrolls
pindots
flowers
leaves
vermiculation
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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