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Bandbox Paper

2001.281.115 (RS185288)

Description

Unused roll of bandbox paper. Paper depicts a wagon scene with men and dogs. Block-printed in white, pink, dark and light green, and brown varnish on blue ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
"1830 / Hat Box Paper / [illegible]" (handwritten)
Location of origin
United States
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
bandboxes (containers)
block printing (relief printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
13 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.115
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
273364
Related Items
Title Bandbox Paper Accession number 2001.281.116A-D

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
wagon
figures
men
dogs
landscape
horses
Design Technique
Varnished
Form
unused
State
Original
Theme
Transportation
Paper Type
Machine Made
Design Technique
Varnished

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