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Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9840ab
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Wood, ivory
Dimensions: 
overall: 3 1/4 x 7/8 in.
Description: 

Two part umbrella shaped needle case in walnut and ivory. screwed toghter with an irvory rind wtween the two parts. and ivory finial, missing its original ivory handle.

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