Item is a solid brass needle holder manufactured by C & J Morton Cutlers, "Quadruple Golden Casket". Features intricate floral motif and Fleur D'elise coat of arms. Marked with the manufacturer, model, date, patent, and "39 Cheapside" (presumable the address of the original store). One uses the sliding knobs at the bottom of each side of the piece to raise and lower each of the 4 needle caskets. Truly a beautiful collector's piece. Sold as is.
C & J Morton Quadruple Golden Casket Needle Case