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Needle case

Object Number: 
INV.9805
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Mother of pearl, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 9.2 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Marks: 
base is stamped on bottom with an armorial device of a goat or ram's head caboshed on a shield topped with a crown.
Description: 
Rectangular mother of pearl needle case tapering towards the bottom, with a hinged lid, flat across the top and bottom, mother of pearl set in rectangular shaped inlays.
Gallery Label: 

One peice of mother of pearl inlay has fallen from its setting on the lid.

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