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Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9788ab
Date: 
1830-1860
Medium: 
Horn, glass, linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 9.2 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Oval needle case made of horn, covered in glass beadwork on linen ground; red, blue, white and black diamond design.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group