Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-179393

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox. Paper depicts a large-scale foliate and floral pattern with a border with small flowers in red and black and a stylized, horizontal vine in green. Block-printed in varnish green, white, pink and blue on a light blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

588
1935.1145

Related Items

Title Bandbox Accession Number 1921.110

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 20 3/4 x 16 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1145AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Lt. Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
foliage