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Card Case and Original Box

1940.239.1AB-.2 (RS247579)

Description

Silver card case (.1ab) and manufacturer's box (.2). Four vignettes, featuring filigree bearded dragon amid swirling clouds, on front and back sides of card case. Panels are bordered by delicate floral filigree pattern, suspended by rectangular framework of case.\n Small flat rectangular fabric-covered paper box with detached cover and sides. Dark teal pattern woven on ivory fabric. Interior of box and cover lined with red fabric, and interior sides lined with red paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"M A P I" (Engraved monogram plate on top of card case reads:)
"CUTSHING / GOLD & SILVERSMITH / NEW STREET No. 8" (White paper label affixed to interior of cover, has printed text in red ink: )
Material
paper (fiber product)
silver (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Descriptive terms
card cases
Case, Card
Case, Personal
paper (fiber product)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 11/16 x 2 1/2 x 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.239.1AB-.2
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Alexander Pease
GUSN
40500

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