Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-37444

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Paper has a Gothic Revival pattern of floral bouqets and other flower motifs on a background of strapwork. B\n lock printed in blue, oranfe and white on a green ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

1934.2946

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

9 1/4 x 13 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.2946AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Green

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

strapwork
flowers

Period/Style

Gothic Revival