There are 4 other images of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color grey darkolivegreen tan dimgrey darkgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1927

  • We acquired this object.

2001

2014

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Card Case (USA), mid-19th century

This is a Card case. It is dated mid-19th century and we acquired it in 1927. Its medium is brass, silver wash. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Virginia Gerson. It is credited Gift of Miss Virginia Gerson.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9 x 6.2 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Card Case (USA), mid-19th century; brass, silver wash; H x W x D: 9 x 6.2 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 2 7/16 x 3/8 in.); Gift of Miss Virginia Gerson; 1927-15-2

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18313235/ |title=Card Case (USA), mid-19th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=17 September 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>