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Bandbox

1922.379.2AB (RS190264)

Description

Oval bandbox (A) and lid (B). Bandbox and lid are covered in plain blue paper and lined with plain beige paper. Bottom rim of bandbox is repaired with a narrow strip of a floral sprig wallpaper covered by a solid beige paper strip. Rim of lid is covered with a floral sprig wallpaper printed in blues and greens on a gray ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wallpapers
Dimensions
9 x 12 5/8 x 10 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.379.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. S. Parkman Blake
GUSN
29494

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Form
Bandbox
State
Original

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