Box

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1835

GUSN

GUSN-287713

Description

Grain-painted wooden box with hinged and locking lid. Box interior is lined with fragments of floral wallpaper block-printed in white, gray and two greens on light green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wallpapers
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
metal
block printing (relief printing process)
floral patterns
Box

Associated Person

Waterhouse, Dorothy S.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 x 13 3/8 x 9 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bernard Scott

Accession Number

2001.281.549

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

box lining

Ground Color

Lt. Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

grapes
flowers

Period/Style

Floral