Knife Case, 17th century
This is a Knife case. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is embroidered on supplementary warp pile (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 29.2 x 8.9 x 2.2 cm (11 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 7/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Knife Case, 17th century; silk, metallic yarns; H x W x D: 29.2 x 8.9 x 2.2 cm (11 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 7/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-73-146