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Memo book in envel: belonged to Margaret Ann Morrison...

Object Number: 
INV.11412
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Ivory, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 8.9 x 5.7 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center obverse: "Mrs. M. Post"
Description: 
Memorandum book of ivory leaves with straight edged top and sides, curved bottom edge, metal clasp on top center, crest-shaped insignia on center of obverse; when unclasped, the book opens by fanning the cover to the right, with six thin sheets of ivory inscribed with a day of the week across the top of each sheet, Monday through Saturday.
Gallery Label: 
The tag found with this accessory indicates that this was owned by Margaret Ann Morrison.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Gerald Post Herrick, 1957
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group