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Chatelaine with <i>étui</i> and two thimble cases

Chatelaine with étui and two thimble cases

Probably English, c.1760.
Metal alloy, cast, embossed, chased and gilt. The interior contains scissors, knife, silver spoon, earpick/pair of tweezers, pencil case, and pair of ivory memorandum leaves.

C.B. Marlay Bequest

Cat. no. 148
MAR.M.289 & A-G-1912

Image: ©The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge


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