Bandbox And Lid (USA), ca. 1830
Block-printed paper on pasteboard support. Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt. 1917-36-6-a,b.
What is this?
On box, large-scale floral sprig set within a vining foliate framework. On lid, sailing vessel on ocean, with legend: Prosperity to our Commerce and Manufacturers. Printed in pink, white and olive on a yellow ground.