Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9765ab
Date: 
1780-1830
Medium: 
Ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 1 1/8 in. ( 12.7 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Cylindrical carved ivory needlecase in the form of a rook chess piece, the finial is the lid which screws onto the top, the overall design is worked in three bands of a circular openwork design.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group