Card case

Title:
Card case
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 2 1/2 x 3/8 in. ( 9.2 x 6.4 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Seamed and wrought silver card case; rectangular body with rounded corners and scalloped sides; hinged lid with bezel; shell motifs engraved in the corners; floral engraving all over the body; banner shaped reserve on the center front engraved, "Ruth Lewis" in script; no maker's marks.
Object Number: 
INV.14140
Marks: 
engraved: in the reserve: "Ruth Lewis."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group