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VELVET WEIGHT FROM NECESSAIRE

Made by: Jos. SauerWein & Company (Retailer)

Currently in storage


About this object

The compartment at the front has three sections, the central one with a red velvet pin cushion embroidered in silver Felicie and below a secret section. The weight is heavy and rectangular in shape. The top is domed. It has two pieces of material attached to the sides to help pull it out of its section.

Object name:
VELVET WEIGHT FROM NECESSAIRE
Made from:
Velvet -- lead
Made in:
Austria
Date made:
1845

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
34.21.17
Class:
WOOD
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION on top: Felicie
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973