Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1828-1830

GUSN

GUSN-176863

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B). Pastoral scene depicting a couple: woman has an armload of fruit and man leans on shovel. Another woman waters flowers with watering vessel. Printed in two greens, white, pink on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

520
1926.860

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

12 3/4 x 19 1/2 x 14 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1926.860AB

Date

1828-1830 (newspaper lining dated 1828)

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
trees
fruit
shovel
couple
jug