Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9793ab
Date: 
1775-1825
Medium: 
Ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 1 x 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 2.5 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Cylindrical ivory needlecase with fluted sides in two pieces which screw together near the center; the top has a carved bust of a woman in 18th century dress with brimmed hat with a plume, the bottom end has a round finial.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group