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Handkerchief box

Object Number: 
INV.8233.1
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Leather, paper, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 x 6 5/8 x 5 1/2 in. ( 6 x 16.8 x 14 cm )
Marks: 
tooled and painted: center, top of lid: "HANDKERCHIEFS"
Description: 
Dark brown leather handkerchief box with rounded corners, hinged lid, tooled ivy design on top of lid around the inscription, lined with white and blue cotton fabric on the inside; containing a variety of sewing tools and equipment.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group