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Bandbox

1930.617AB (RS189110)

Description

Rectangular pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) with rounded corners. Bandbox and lid are printed with allover large-scale stylized pomegranate motifs. Printed in white on a yellow to green irise ground. Lid is separating from rim and has hand-sewn repairs in places.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 21 1/2 x 15 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.617AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John A. Jeffries
GUSN
33392

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Decor Motif
pomegranates
Design Technique
Irise
Period/Style
Rainbow
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Design Technique
Irise

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