Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9818ab
Date: 
1790-1840
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 5.4 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Metal needle case with the same molded design on both sides, in two parts, one piece slides over the collar of the other near the center; one piece has the design of a grotesque face with headdress surrounded with leaf garland; the other piece has a floral design set on top of a stylized neoclassical design.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group