Sewing case

Object Number: 
INV.9766a-d
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. ( 9.5 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
Turned, pierced and painted ivory sewing case; threaded at middle; dimpled ivory thimble stored in bottom chamber; handle at top turns bulb-shaped piece beneath upper section.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group