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1913

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

  • You found it!

Bandbox (USA), ca. 1840

This is a Bandbox. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is block-printed on paper, pasteboard support. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Alexander Wilson Drake. It is credited Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake.

Its dimensions are

43 x 35 x 30.5 cm (16 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 12 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox (USA), ca. 1840; block-printed on paper, pasteboard support; 43 x 35 x 30.5 cm (16 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 12 in.); Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake; 1913-9-2-a,b

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18180253/ |title=Bandbox (USA), ca. 1840 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 November 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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