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Needle Case

1971.1345AB (RS118106)

Description

Brown two piece egg-shaped case has geometric carved designs circling the body; screw apart construction.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867-1933
Location of origin
Central Europe
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
carving (processes)
celluloid (cellulosic)
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
CASE, NEEDLE
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
needle cases
Plastic
plastic (organic material)
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1345AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6560

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