Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-32618

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper.floral and foliage motifs. Block printed in barnish green, pinks and white on yellow ground. Plain paper interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1929.295
WP 634
HB 35

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 7 5/8 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.295AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Yellow

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

foliage