Card case

Object Number: 
X.517ab
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Mother of pearl, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 5/8 in. ( 9.5 x 6 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
carved: front center: "MEB"
Description: 
Mother of pearl card case with a slip-on lid, the outer edges are finished with metal, the overall design in low relief shows Asian waterfront merchant activity, the front has a monogram in the center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group