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Rectangular white metal frame, with curved leather-covered handle and rectangular ivory tablets mounted on front and back faces; one tablet carved in relief with pattern of lilies-of-the-valley. Compartmented interior, lined with bright blue moiré silk. Leather slightly worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Yves Henry Buhler

American, 1890–1900

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

L x W: 11.8 x 9.7 cm (4 5/8 x 3 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

63.662

Medium or Technique

Silk; Carved ivory, leather and steel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes