This cushioned case, which would have been intended to hold sewing needles or handkerchiefs, embroidered with 1918, in the flags of the nations involved in WW1 and ‘SOUVENIR DE FRANCE’ in pink. Many of these made by French villagers to sell to soldiers during WW1 demobilisation.
The folded case measures approx. 20cm x 13cm. When opened, it measures approx. 26cm.