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Small sablé case

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With sablé cover, boys with dogs, containing 4 knives in tortoise-shell hinged sheaths.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to the MFA 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

sablé

French, Late 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 2.8 cm (2 9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2284a

Medium or Technique

Beadwork (Sablé)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles