Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-178253

Description

Oval, wooden bandbox (A) with lid (B) covered in floral and foliate paper. Pink and white flowers with green leaves. Printed in red, pink, white and two greens on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

628
1946.123

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

5 3/8 x 11 1/2 x 9 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Olive Percival

Accession Number

1946.123AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

scrolls
pindots
flowers
leaves
vermiculation