Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-38133

Description

Oval bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Paper has large leaf and smaller flower motifs printed in tan and outlined in green on a cream ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1935.1144

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 13 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1144AB

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Block Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Cream

State

Original

Type

Handmade

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

leaves

Period/Style

Foliate