Overall: 4 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in. ( 11.1 x 7.3 x 0.6 cm )
printed: on front, in gold: "(illeg.)"
Leather card case lined with silk, three painted metal ladybugs on the cover near inscription, each side has one inside compartment.
This card case contains a calling card of Jenny Lind (1820-1887), inscribed "Madame Lind Goldschmidt." Lind married Otto Goldschmidt in 1852 after her U.S. tour. Goldschmidt was a talented piano player who had accompanied Lind on her tour.
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
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