Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-32282

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered in wallpaper. Paper had large-scale all over stylized floral motifs printed in brown on beige ground. Interior of box and lid are lined with plain paper. Lid has long crack.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"56" (Stenciled on bottom of box)

Additional Identification Number

1928.781

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

12 1/4 x 18 x 13 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. P. Lord

Accession Number

1928.781AB

Wallpaper Details

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Beige

State

Original

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

stylized floral