Case, Jewellery; Unknown maker; 1920-1950; RI.RT203

Name/Title

Case, Jewellery

About this object

A small leather box used for housing jewellery. It was once wine red in colour with blue silk and velvet lining.

A sticker on the bottom bears the name L Petchell, which may connect to Lily Mabel Constance Petchell or her brother Leonard Petchell.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1920-1950

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
organic, processed material, leather
organic, animal, animal product, silk
organic, processed material, paper, cardboard
organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton
inorganic, processed material, textile, velvet

Inscription and Marks

Red and white circular sticker on base has pencil notation 'L. Petchell' and in faded ink '0' and an distinguishable letter or number.

Measurements

h 32 mm x w 70 mm x d 22 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Object Type

containers

Object number

RI.RT203

Copyright Licence  

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