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Bandbox (USA), ca. 1850

This is a Bandbox. It was manufactured by J.G. Hunt. It is dated ca. 1850 and we acquired it in 1970. Its medium is block-printed paper on pasteboard support. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

It is credited Gift of Staten Island Museum.

Its dimensions are

29.5 x 29.5 x 39.5 cm (11 5/8 x 11 5/8 x 15 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox (USA), ca. 1850; Manufactured by J.G. Hunt ; block-printed paper on pasteboard support; 29.5 x 29.5 x 39.5 cm (11 5/8 x 11 5/8 x 15 9/16 in.); Gift of Staten Island Museum; 1970-31-1-a,b

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