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Mosaic card case in [one of] two pieces

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Mosaic card case in two pieces (origianlly probably tied together); each piece in shape of truncated rectangle with center of carved ivory in quatrefoil and ogive design against background of green satin, border design of six pointed stars and beading in mosaic of white, green, silver, and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

Near Eastern, 19th century

Object Place

Near Eastern

Dimensions

9.1 x 6.1 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2005b

Medium or Technique

Ivory carved, ivory silver painted, wood inlaid, and silk satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles