Uno Cygnaeus's Spectacle Case

Catalogue No. 0:94

Measurements: Length 172 mm, width 83 mm

Materials: cardboard, perforated cardboard, paper, silk velvet, glass and metal pearls.

The rectangle-shaped spectacle case is made of cardboard. The case has two interlaced parts. The outer part is covered with dark green velvet. On the cover of the case there is pearl embroidery sewn on perforated cardboard and fixed with glue. The embroidery is lined with strips of gold-coloured cardboard. One end of the inner part of the case is covered with velvet and decorated with pearl embroidery; the other innermost end is covered with silver-coloured paper.