Bandbox Lid

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-272245

Description

Bandbox lid. Paper covering lid appears to be made specifically for a bandbox. Pattern of a people and dog enclosed in a curtained setting. Block-printed in pink, green and white on blue ground. A paper of another design covers the lid rim: intertwined cords block-printed in pink, white and green on ungrounded paper. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

2001.323

Related Items

Title Bandbox Accession Number 2001.281.16AB

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

17 x 12.5 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.43

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Ground Color

Blue

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

Drapery
Figure
Floral
dog
vignette