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Bandbox

Not promoted
27 670
Title:
Bandbox
Date: 
1775-1810
Medium: 
Wood, metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 8 7/8 x 3 in. ( 8.9 x 22.5 x 7.6 cm )
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 810
Description: 
Oval bandbox with separate cover, decorated with handpainted stencil designs of flowers and geometric shapes in yellow, white, blue, and red.
Object Number: 
INV.8509
Date Begin: 
1775
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group