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Card case in box

Object Number: 
X.516a-c
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Metal, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 7/8 in. ( 9.2 x 6.7 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Oblong card case made of silver filigree in a floral design, the collar around which the lid slips is worked in an imbricated design; the card case is housed in a box with a hinged lid, covered on the outside with silk machine-woven tapestry in a floral design throughout, in green red and yellow, the inside is lined with powder blue silk.
Gallery Label: 
The accession record indicates that this card case and box may have been a gift of the Livingston family.
Credit Line: 
Possibly a Livingston family gift
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group