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Bandbox

1935.1502AB (RS188246)

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B). Wallpaper depicts a pattern with floral vines and pindots. Blockprinted in red, black, green, yellow, and white on a blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Location of origin
United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
6 1/8 x 12 1/8 x 10 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1502AB
Credit Line
Gift of Dwight Prouty
GUSN
179403

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
pindots
floral vines
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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