Box with sewing tools & equipment

Object Number: 
Z.1541.1a-n
Date: 
1845-1875
Medium: 
Wood, paper, mother of pearl, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 5 3/4 x 11 3/8 in. ( 8.6 x 14.6 x 28.9 cm )
Description: 
Paper covered rectangular wooden box with paper hinge along one side, it is decorated on the outside with gold and white embossed paper with vine and grape design set against a diamond pattern, in the center on the lid is a fashion plate, the box contains 10 miscellaneous buttons, a circular brass object, and a needle card with one needle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group