Ivory, brass, mother of pearl
Overall: 4 x 1 x 1/4 in. ( 10.2 x 2.5 x 0.6 cm )
etched: center of top: "Don /J'a / (milie)"
Ivory needle case in the form of an elongated crest, in two parts, the top slides over the collar of the case to close, on one side of the top is an oval mother of pearl medallion with an inscribed piece of brass at the center, on bottom of case and oval shaped mother of pearl medallion contains a small pansy motif, both decorations are covered with glass. Missing bottom most brass band.
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