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book cover
  • England, United Kingdom
  • book cover, mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silk, linen, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width: 17.1 x 24.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2171

Small Victorian silk pocket-type case (book cover?) embroidered with differing techniques on each side. Exterior has a floral border with floral design in center (on one side) and a torch in center at other side. Cover edged with cording.