Bone needle case in the form of a parasol or umbrella. The handle, in the shape of a hand, unscrews to reveal the needle case. The hand is holding the Stanhope viewer which has 6 microphotographic views of Hertford by McKee of Dublin.
The views, titled A MEMORY OF HERTFORD, are Fore Street, Ware Park Avenue, The Bluecoat School, New Parish Church, Post Office, The Parish Church.
McKee, Dublin. Made in France.
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