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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.

It is credited Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake.

Its dimensions are

49 x 39 x 32 cm (19 5/16 x 15 3/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1840; block-printed on paper, pasteboard support; 49 x 39 x 32 cm (19 5/16 x 15 3/8 x 12 5/8 in.); Gift of Alexander Wilson Drake; 1913-9-3-a,b

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18180259/ |title=Bandbox (USA), ca. 1840 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=24 June 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>