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Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.7606ab
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Ebony, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 3/4 x 1/4 in. ( 7.9 x 1.9 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Shield-shaped ebony needle case with lid veneered on two broadest sides with ivory which has been carved with scenes of a pair of birds in a basket; bridge; man with basket of fruit.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group