Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-271908

Description

Pasteboard bandbox missing lid and base. Box in unraveled condition. Box covered with a block-printed strapwork pattern wallpaper consisting of eight sided rosette inside frame. Spiral and Egg and Dart pattern. Green and light green pattern on white ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/8 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.30

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

White

State

Original

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
egg and dart
spiral