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Narrow, pierced, carved and painted ivory sticks; vellum (kid?) leaf, one side painted with scene of men and women dancing around table, one playing fidddle; enclosed by scenes of cats selling fabric, cats selling birds, and dogs selling china; reverse shows cat in Watteau dress before a dog's store/stand; floral border.
ivory (tooth component)
Handwritten note attached to ribbon: ""Property of / Mrs. C. T. Pierce[*] / about 1780"" [* wife of donor].
Gift of Commodore Charles T. Pierce