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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1830

This is a Bandbox. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1918. Its medium is block-printed on 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

39 x 30.5 x 25 cm (15 3/8 x 12 x 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox (USA), ca. 1830; Previously owned by Alexander Wilson Drake (American, 1843-1916); block-printed on paper, pasteboard support; 39 x 30.5 x 25 cm (15 3/8 x 12 x 9 13/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1918-19-11-a,b

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