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Card case

Object Number: 
INV.14147
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, silk, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 3/8 in. ( 9.5 x 7 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Tortoise shell card case lined with purple velvet, the lid is hinged on one side and the opposite side has a metal clasp fastener, both sides have an oriental design in relief depicting a multi-storied Asian style building surrounded with floral garland.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group