Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-179403

Description

Oval bandbox (A) with lid (B). Wallpaper depicts a pattern with floral vines and pindots. Blockprinted in red, black, green, yellow, and white on a blue ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
block printing (relief printing process)
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

590
1935.1502

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

6 1/8 x 12 1/8 x 10 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dwight Prouty

Accession Number

1935.1502AB

Places

United States

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

pindots
floral vines