Leather, silk, wool, paper, metal
Overall (rolled): 2 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 1 in. (7 x 9.5 x 2.5 cm)
Overall (unrolled): 13 x 3 5/8 x 3/4 in. (33 x 9.2 x 1.9 cm)
handwritten: middle of note pad, front compartment, in pencil: "One of the many / gifts of a highly / valued Friend"
Red leather roll-up sewing case resembling an envelope bag, the top flap is scalloped, trimmed with metal edging, and has a metal clasp closing device; when unrolled, the case consists of a three-compartment case lined with green silk, the rear two pouches having accordioned sides, the front having a tabbed flap that tucks into a horizontal strap for closure; opened, there is a bodkin holder underneath the tabbed flap, and this section contains a wool felt sewing book with sewing needles, a note pad with both paper and cardboard leaves, and a place for objects to slide into silk ribbon compartments, secured with stitching to the ground and containing a pair of scissors, covered with two side flaps that fold inward.
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