late 18th-early 19th Century
Overall: 4 5/8 x 7/8 in. ( 11.7 x 2.2 cm )
Green ceramic needle case with a background pattern of diamonds in raised white dots. Three medalions framed with rococo decoration depict rural picturesque landscapes in a manganese purple transfer with some hand embellishment. The ceramic case is lined with copper.
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