Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1805-1809

GUSN

GUSN-178929

Description

Small, wooden box covered in wallpaper. Paper design is simple, curved lines printed in black and white on an ungrounded paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

897

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

3 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Rockwell Gardiner

Accession Number

1967.132

Date

1805-1809 (1809-date on lid)

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Paper Finish

Wove

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

curved lines