Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-179319

Description

Small, oval, wooden sewing box (A) with pin cushion lid (B). Box is covered with a border paper with flowers, circles and stylized foliage. Blockprinted in two greens, two browns and orange on beige ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

3380

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Christopher Ohrstrom

Accession Number

2000.120.2AB

Places

France

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
circles
stylized foliage