Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9789ab
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 3/4 x 1/2 in. ( 10.2 x 1.9 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
painted: across one side of top: "Helena" painted: across one side of case: "Kiesgen."
Description: 
Cylindrical wooden needle case in two pieces, the top slides over the collar of the case to close, it is inscribed and decorated with sunbursts, flowers and vines on both pieces.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group