late 18th-mid 19th Century
Overall: 3 7/8 x 1/2 in. ( 9.8 x 1.3 cm )
Cylindrical ivory needlecase with carved spiral design on the case and a screw-on groved and peirced lid with two painted blue striped bands with a row of yellow dots ringed in smaller orange dots. The original finial decorations is now missing.
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