Calling card case

Object Number: 
INV.1269
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Leather, metal, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 3 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 13.7 x 8.3 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular brown card case with metal from and clasp, the inside is lined with gold satin and has two vertically oriented leather compartments, one on each side, they have accordioned sides which are secured about half way up but extend three-quarters the height of the case, the left side has a machine embroidered floral design in various colors of silk floss.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group