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Bandbox

1978.53.2AB (RS189799)

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Wallpaper has trailing rose vines and leaves printed in pinks, yellos, blues and green on a background of black dots which form negative stylized flower shapes. Roller printed. Lid has two slit openings that likely once held some sort of handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1970
circa
Inscriptions
"Brigham Hill Farm / Tea House / and Gift Shop / North Grafton / Massachusetts" (Printed label affixed to inside of lid)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
Bandbox
bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
3 x 9 3/8 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.53.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Aimee and Rosamund Lamb
GUSN
49591

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
roses
dots
Form
Bandbox
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made

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