Calling all miniature bandbox lovers! Offered in this listing is a sweet little round box. The handblocked wallpaper covering is dark green background with yellow and orange flowers in pinwheel shape and background decorated with pattern of 3 tiny dots all over. Stitched construction of pasteboard body. It measures 4 1/2" diameter x 2" tall. The fold over of the wallpaper at the edges shows that the box has not been cut down. Good condition with expected paper loss at edges. Great box for the top of your stack. Circa 1830.
#5927 Sale Pending
Reference: Carlisle, Lilian Baker, Hat Boxes and Bandboxes at Shelburne Museum, Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont, 1960.