Antique Mother of Pearl Victorian Calling Card Case with Pink Iridescence (Code 1930)
This case is part of a recently acquired single owner collection. The predominant feature of the collection is the iridescent quality of the shells, with some particularly fine structural colours of the nacre. The colour and iridescence does of course change with the light and incident angle, so multiple images have been taken to try and give a sense of how it varies, all shot under halogen light.
Normal age related wear, and some minor natural flaws in the shell including one to the central diamond panel on one side visible in image 3.
Width: 7.7 cm ( 3 inches )
Height: 10.2 cm ( 4 inches )
Weight: 60 grams (before packing).
Stock Code: 1930 OC19-2
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