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Bandbox

1980.91 (RS190266)

Description

Oval, wooden bandbox without lid. Covered in paper with an Ahslar pattern. Rectangles are formed by scrolling foliage. In each block is stylized foliage with a pinecone motif. Printed in green, black and grey on a white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1835
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
Dimensions
9 3/8 x 14 3/8 x 10 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.91
GUSN
178270

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
foliate scrolls
rectangles
pinecone
Period/Style
Ashlar
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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