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Bandbox

1935.1144AB (RS188920)

Description

Oval bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Paper has large leaf and smaller flower motifs printed in tan and outlined in green on a cream ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
10 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 13 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1144AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
38133

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
leaves
Period/Style
Foliate
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade

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