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Catalog Number C12.544
Title Jacob Wendell Card Case
Object Name Case, Card
Description Small leather card case with red lining and telescoping interior pockets. Written in gold on inside flap is "Cards". Inside flap folds up to reveal two small pockets with purple fabric lining. Written in gold on one pocket is "Postage", and on the other, "Tickets". On back of card case is another pocket, this time labeled (also in gold) "Rail-Road Tickets". Found in one of the pockets was a small calling card with the name "Jacob Wendell" written on it.
Date Circa 1900
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1910
Dimensions W-2.625 L-4.375 inches
Material Leather
Place of Origin USA
Provenance From Wendell collection.
Exhibited "North End" 2016.
People Wendell, Jacob, 1869-1911
Search Terms Wendell Family Collection
Subjects Calling cards
Wallets