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Bandbox with lid. Scene of Holt's New Hotel in New York City which changed its name to United States Hotel in 1839. The hotel forms an allignment on three streets: Water, Pearl and Fulton; occupying the entire block. There is a scene of a porter wheeling baggage to a horse-drawn dray and at the end of the street is a sailing ship and a steamboat plying the river. Printed in brown,, green, white, grey and yellow on a blue ground.
paper (fiber product)
11 1/2 x 16 3/4 x 13 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Gift of Nina Fletcher Little
Lilian Baker Carlisle, "Hat Boxes and Bandboxes at Shelburne Museum," pg. 174-175.
Holt's New Hotel