Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1835

GUSN

GUSN-178270

Description

Oval, wooden bandbox without lid. Covered in paper with an Ahslar pattern. Rectangles are formed by scrolling foliage. In each block is stylized foliage with a pinecone motif. Printed in green, black and grey on a white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

1906

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

9 3/8 x 14 3/8 x 10 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1980.91

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliate scrolls
rectangles
pinecone

Period/Style

Ashlar