late 18th-mid 19th Century
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 7/8 in. ( 3.5 x 2.9 x 2.2 cm )
Gold-colored metal thimble case; hinged box in the shape of a covered pot with arabesque and floral designs on the entire surface. Likely intended to be hung as a component of a chatelaine.
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