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1968

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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1830

This is a Bandbox. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is block-printed paper, pasteboard support, varnish. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

43 x 35 x 28 cm (16 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 11 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox (USA), ca. 1830; block-printed paper, pasteboard support, varnish; 43 x 35 x 28 cm (16 15/16 x 13 3/4 x 11 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-44-2-a,b

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