Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-176660

Description

Circular, pasteboard bandbox with lid. Paper pattern features a floral bunch with leaves and arched vines at top. Framed by vertical cords. Printed in pink, rose, varnish green, white on a blue ground. Yellow border on lid with an interlacing design in white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
wallpapers
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

303

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

5 7/8 (H), 11 1/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener

Accession Number

1918.913

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

floral bunch
vines
cord