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Bandbox

2001.281.30 (RS190934)

Description

Pasteboard bandbox missing lid and base. Box in unraveled condition. Box covered with a block-printed strapwork pattern wallpaper consisting of eight sided rosette inside frame. Spiral and Egg and Dart pattern. Green and light green pattern on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1835
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
6 1/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.30
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
271908

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
egg and dart
spiral
State
Original

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