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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1835

This is a Bandbox. It is dated ca. 1835 and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper, pasteboard support. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 44.5 x 34.5 x 32.5 cm (17 1/2 x 13 9/16 x 12 13/16in.)

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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1835; block-printed on handmade paper, pasteboard support; H x W x D: 44.5 x 34.5 x 32.5 cm (17 1/2 x 13 9/16 x 12 13/16in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1913-17-8-a,b

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