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Bandbox

1965.142 (RS189123)

Description

Small, oval, wooden bandbox covered with paper. Pattern depicts sun-like medallion framed by a foliate vine with berries and stylized foliage. Printed in red, pink and orange on a yellow ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Location of origin
United States
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.142
Credit Line
Gift of William Hubbard
GUSN
178656

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
foliage
medallion
berries
Form
Bandbox
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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