Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9825ab
Date: 
19th Century
Medium: 
Bamboo
Dimensions: 
overall: 5 1/8 x 7/8 in.
Description: 

Engraved and inked cylindrical bamboo needle case in two parts. Top slides over collar of the base to close. The top is decorated with an urban scene and the bottom with a seaport scene. The two are divided by a band of organic floral decoration.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group