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Bandbox

Artist/Maker:
Unknown
Place Made:
Possibly Pennsylvania United States of America
Date Made:
1838-1840
Medium:
wallpaper covered; newspaper lined
Dimensions:
HOA 13; WOa 13; LOA 18
Accession Number:
3531.1 a
Description:
DESCRIPTION: Lined with Philadelphia newspapers. Paper decorated with brown trees with green leaves and blue, red, yellow and white flowers. Also, multicolored birds and butterflies on white background.
History:
LABEL NOTES: Of local origin according to Mrs. Hanes.