Bandbox

Collection Type

  • Wallpaper

Date

1970

GUSN

GUSN-49591

Description

Oval pasteboard bandbox (A) and lid (B) covered with wallpaper. Wallpaper has trailing rose vines and leaves printed in pinks, yellos, blues and green on a background of black dots which form negative stylized flower shapes. Roller printed. Lid has two slit openings that likely once held some sort of handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bandboxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Bandbox

Inscription

"Brigham Hill Farm / Tea House / and Gift Shop / North Grafton / Massachusetts" (Printed label affixed to inside of lid)

Additional Identification Number

1978.53.2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

3 x 9 3/8 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Aimee and Rosamund Lamb

Accession Number

1978.53.2AB

Date

1970 (circa)

Wallpaper Details

Print Technique

Machine Printed

Form

Bandbox

Ground Color

Ungrounded

State

Original

Type

Machine Made

Medium

Paper

Decor Motif

roses
dots