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Bandbox

1918.1552AB (RS189267)

Description

Round bandbox (A) and lid (B)covered with wallpaper. Wallpaper has a floral stripe pattern with bands of foliage separated by a geometric stripe with central stylized leave motifs. Printed in blues, blacks and grays on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
wallpapers
Dimensions
4 1/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1552AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. C. K. Bolton
GUSN
28535

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
stripes
geometric
foliage
Period/Style
Floral Stripe
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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