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Bandbox

1936.602AB (RS188181)

Description

Oval bandbox with lid. Bandbox (A) is covered with paper with white, pink and blue flowers with yellow and red leaves on a turquoise ground. Horizontal floral bands are separated by yellow, red and white stripes. Lid (B) is covered with same paper. Rim of lid has another layer of paper with blue and white floral motifs on turquoise ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 15 3/8 x 13 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.602AB
GUSN
38665

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Bandbox
State
Original

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