Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1836-1845

GUSN

GUSN-27444

Description

Oval wooden bandbox and lid. Bandbox (A) and lid (B) are covered in paper printed with yellow, blue and pink flowers and bow motifs on pale pink ground (ground color is now considerably faded). Bottom of bandbox is lined with undientified newspaper dated 1836.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Bandbox

Additional Identification Number

1917.287

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

6 3/8 x 12 3/8 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Isabelle Robinson

Accession Number

1917.287AB

Wallpaper Details

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Pink

State

Original

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

flowers
bows