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Bandbox

1934.2947AB (RS188166)

Description

Oval bandbox with lid. Bandbox (A) is covered with paper with pink, blue and green floral and vine motifs on a beige ground. Lid (B) is covered with same paper. Rim of lid also has a second top layer of paper with a brown and beige vine motif. Rim has been handstitched to lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
"Fowler" (handwritten)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
11 1/8 x 21 5/8 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2947AB
GUSN
37445

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Bandbox
State
Original

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