Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-29494

Description

Oval bandbox (A) and lid (B). Bandbox and lid are covered in plain blue paper and lined with plain beige paper. Bottom rim of bandbox is repaired with a narrow strip of a floral sprig wallpaper covered by a solid beige paper strip. Rim of lid is covered with a floral sprig wallpaper printed in blues and greens on a gray ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1922.379
W.P. 619
H.B. 20

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 x 12 5/8 x 10 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. Parkman Blake

Accession Number

1922.379.2AB

Wallpaper Details

Form

Bandbox

State

Original

Medium

Paper