Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9821ab
Date: 
late 18th-early 19th Century
Medium: 
Ceramic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 7/8 in. ( 11.7 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Green ceramic needle case with a background pattern of diamonds in raised white dots. Three medalions framed with rococo decoration depict rural picturesque landscapes in a manganese purple transfer with some hand embellishment. The ceramic case is lined with copper.
Gallery Label: 

Some repairs made to ceramic.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group