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1913

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2014

2020

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Bandbox (USA), 1830–40

This is a Bandbox. It was manufactured by Hannah Davis. It is dated 1830–40 and we acquired it in 1913. Its medium is block-printed paper, wood support, newspaper lining. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson.

Its dimensions are

49 x 36 x 33 cm (19 5/16 x 14 3/16 x 13 in.)

Cite this object as

Bandbox (USA), 1830–40; Manufactured by Hannah Davis (1784 – 1863); block-printed paper, wood support, newspaper lining; 49 x 36 x 33 cm (19 5/16 x 14 3/16 x 13 in.); Gift of Mrs. Frederick F. Thompson; 1913-45-14-a,b

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