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2001.281.36AB (RS190274)

Description

Square wooden box (A) with lid (B). Wallpaper covers edges, corners and rim of box. Paper cut to less than one inch width, cut in fan shape for corners. Paper is a block-printed white dot and floral design on blue ground. The underside of the lid is covered in a geometric pattern in green, gray and black cut and pasted with paper from outer box wallpaper designs cut and pasted on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
1 3/16 x 11 1/8 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.36AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
272233

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
geometric
dot
Floral
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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