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Bandbox

1991.467 (RS21537)

Description

Demilune paste board band box covered with a block printed green and white leafy pattern over which is applied a brown flocked floral wreath pattern with orange painted details. The lid is attached with silk ribbons and contains a black lace and silk ribbon bonnet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
pasteboard (paper)
wallpapers
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
BANDBOX
bandboxes (containers)
Particle Board
pasteboard (paper)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 x 11 x 9 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.467
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2443

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