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2001.281.549 (RS190339)

Description

Grain-painted wooden box with hinged and locking lid. Box interior is lined with fragments of floral wallpaper block-printed in white, gray and two greens on light green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1835
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
metal
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Box
boxes (containers)
floral patterns
metal
paper (fiber product)
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
7 x 13 3/8 x 9 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.549
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
287713

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
grapes
flowers
Period/Style
Floral
Form
box lining
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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