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Wallpapered box

1926.305AB (RS189176)

Description

Small, rectangular, wooden box (A) with lid (B). Wallpaper has a drapery pattern with foliage and abstract leaves or flowers. Printed in pink, two greens, and white on an off-white ground.\n

Details

Maker
Moses Grant Jr. & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1811-1817
newspaper lining dated 1819\n
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 3 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.305AB
Credit Line
Gift of Annie Manning Selfridge
GUSN
30885
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1972.95 Relationship Same pattern

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Period/Style
Drapery
Form
Box
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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