Card case

Object Number: 
INV.13836ab
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 16.8 x 5.7 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on front center near top in overlaying letters: (some combination of ) "VMC"
Description: 
Silver card case suspended by chain attached at eyelets on either side of the case just below the lid; the design is in relief, the front design is of an Asian village scene with a monogram at the center just below the lid, the back shows birds in bamboo trees, a grape and leaf pattern goes around the side edges.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group