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Bandbox

1934.2946AB (RS189278)

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Paper has a Gothic Revival pattern of floral bouqets and other flower motifs on a background of strapwork. B\n lock printed in blue, oranfe and white on a green ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Fowler House Main House.
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 13 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2946AB
GUSN
37444

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
strapwork
flowers
Period/Style
Gothic Revival
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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