Needle case fragment

Object Number: 
Z.1690
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 9.8 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Base of a needle case missing its top. Originally top would have screwed into base. Carved with illusionistic drip marks, likely orginally intended to resemble a votive candle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group