Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-33392

Description

Rectangular pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) with rounded corners. Bandbox and lid are printed with allover large-scale stylized pomegranate motifs. Printed in white on a yellow to green irise ground. Lid is separating from rim and has hand-sewn repairs in places.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1930.617

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 3/4 x 21 1/2 x 15 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John A. Jeffries

Accession Number

1930.617AB

Wallpaper Details

Design Technique

Irise

Form

Bandbox

State

Original

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

pomegranates

Period/Style

Rainbow