Ivory, silk, paper, lead
Overall: 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 9.8 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm )
Ivory card case with red velvet spine, one side has a floral design set in relief inside a medallion; a pencil runs through three white moiré loops to keep the case closed; the inside is lined with white moiré, one side has a compartment with accordioned sides, the other side has a pocketbook/calendar.
This card case once belonged to Susie A. Scott (1858-1942), who married Bolton Hall, the son of Rev. Dr. John Hall. Susie Scott was the donor's mother.
Gift of Mrs. Gerard Post Herrick
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