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Bandbox

1928.743 (RS189173)

Description

Small, oval, wooden bandbox with lid covered with floral borders. Borders have a dense pattern of roses and foliage, with a band of acanthus leaves and scrolls. Printed in white, grey, two greens, yellow, orange and red on a light pink ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
France
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
France
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.743
Credit Line
Gift of Miss M. P. Lord
GUSN
179417

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
roses
foliage
acanthus leaves
Form
Bandbox
Paper Finish
Wove
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Border

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