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Bandbox

Object Number: 
INV.8509
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 )
Marks: 
stamped: on bottom in black ink: "CHRISTI/AN [illeg.] SP"
Description: 
Oval bandbox with separate cover, decorated with handpainted stencil designs of flowers and geometric shapes in yellow, white, blue, and red.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group