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Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9830ab
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Glass, carboard, metalic paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 5/8 in. ( 8.9 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
painted: center of case: "Gott"
Description: 
Cylindrical cobalt blue glass needlecase and lid with painted silver inscription.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group