Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-271051

Description

Pasteboard bandbox with lid. Box [A] and lid [B] covered with a roller-printed pink, green and white rose vine pattern on ungrounded wallpaper. Box is lined with Portland, Maine, newspaper dated December 1857.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 12 x 9 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.13AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Rose
Floral
Rose vines