Card case

French
first half of 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

9.4 x 6.5 x 1.5 cm (3 11/16 x 2 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.302

Medium or Technique

Tortoise shell engraved, mother-of-pearl inlaid, ivory, brass colored metal, and velvet lining

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Boxes

Card case; dark tortoise shell with hinged top engraved, mother-of-pearl floral arrangement set in on each side, foundation of ivory, small silver plate on top engraved MCH.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift