Card case

Chinese
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

10.3 x 7.5 x 1.2 cm (4 1/16 x 2 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.2004

Medium or Technique

Ivory set with mother-of-pearl, brass colored metal, and velvet lining

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Card case; ivory set with cut in lozenges, hinged top, on front of case central elongated lozenge outlined and centered with dark mother-of-pearl, narrow border of same on outer edge of face.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler