Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-22999

Description

Homemade box of lightweight wood, covered with green and pink floral wallpaper. Lid lined with July 1, 1840 Boston Daily Advertiser and Patriot newspaper. Llid attached with fabric cord.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
wallpapers
newspapers
Box
Wallpaper
Box

Label

To be exhibited as part of the Sarah Moore Field Collection.

Additional Identification Number

1095

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

3 1/8 x 16 x 11 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5938

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Type

Machine Made

Use

Sidewall/Fill