Mother of Pearl Card Case Antique Victorian c1880

Jill Clay


A lovely Victorian card case comprising rhombus-shaped sections of abalone shell (centre) and mother of pearl. Made c1880, all shell sections are present but there are some minor cracks and the lid requires reattaching (please see photos).

Dimensions: 10.5 x 8.3 x 1cm or 4.13 x 3.27 x 0.39 inches.
Weight: 52 grams or 1.83 ounces.