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1913

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2005

2017

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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 Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

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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